Mpule Kwelagobe

Mpule Keneilwe Kwelagobe (born 14 November 1979) is a Botswana investor, businesswoman, model, and beauty queen who was crowned Miss Universe 1999. She was the first black African woman to win one of the Big Four international beauty pageants, the first woman from Botswana to win, and the first from a nation making their debut in nearly four decades. Kwelagobe had previously been crowned Miss Botswana 1997 and Miss Universe Botswana 1999, and competed in Miss World 1997.

Mpule Kwelagobe


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*Great challenges can also be areas of great strength.

From Botswana with Love: Mpule Kwelagobe’s Youth Empowerment Initiatives, (2015)