Former model and actress Nakedi Ribane, best known for her role as Senthaolele in the 1980’s Sepedi TV drama Bophelo ke Semphekgo, reached a glorious milestone yesterday after she was admitted to the bar at the Pretoria division of the Gauteng High Court as an Advocate.
In 1978 I told drum Magazine that I wanted to be a model, a journalist and a lawyer. I have modelled, I have been a journalist and now I am a lawyer.— Nakedi Ribane
Her 39 year journey at the University of Zululand in 1976, but was derailed in 1978 when he she got arrested at student protest leading her to be detained for a year.
Click below to listen to her chat with Stephen Grootes...