Meet the boss
Although he had studied hard for a career in Electronics Engineering, in 2013 Nonofo Ditshego spotted a gap in the market that was too tempting to ignore.
Thus, at the age of 31, the Ditshego set-up Tlou Detergents, influenced by the realisation that almost all detergents sold in local shops were imported from South Africa and neighbouring countries.
Based in Ditshego’s home village of Mochudi, Tlou Detergents manufactures hand washing liquid soap in 400ml, 750ml, 1.5l and 5l packages.
Despite a rocky business environment, the company remains resolute and will...