Elelloang Basali Weavers
weavers, Lesotho


Meet the Elelloang Basali Weavers:

My name is Leah Mohapinyane. I am 42 years old. I have 3 children and I have no husband. I started working Elelloang I 1999. I am working very hard to take care of my family.

I am Mahlalefang Molelle. I was born in 1952. I have 7 children. My husband is not working. I started working Elelloang in 1997 as a member. My position is chairman. I am working very hard to take care of my family and to help Elelloang to grow up.

My name is Mahloneph Mpeqa. I was born in 1965. I have 5 children. My husband is not working and I work very hard to help my family.

I am Maitumeleng Mokhachane. I have 46 years old. I have 5 children. My husband was pass away. I started working Elelloang in 1997 as a member to take care of my family.

I am Makhothatso Pitso and I live in Lesotho. I was born in 1961. My husband passed. I have three children. I started working Elelloang in 1999. I am a Mosotho woman ad working very hard to help my family.

My name is Malimakatso Matsikitlane. I have 52 years old. I have 3 children and husband is not working. I started working in 1997 at Elelloang as a member to help my family.

I am Malisema Matsiketlane. I am 42 years old. I have 5 children. My husband is working in construction in South Africa. I started working in 2004 at Elelloang.

My name is Mamokete Khaloane. I was born in 1960. I have 5 children and husband but he is not working. I started working Elelloang in 2001. I am working very hard to take care of my family

My name is Mamotanyane. I live in Lesotho. I am 21 years old. I have 1 child. I am working at Elelloang Basali Weavers. I work ery hard to take care of my family and I have a husband but he is not working.

I am Mamotselisi Nkoe. I was born in 1969. I have a husband and 3 children. I started working at Elelloang in 2004. My husband is not working and my children are not attend schools.

My name is Manthabiseng Rammalone. I was born in 1959. I have 5 children. My husband is not working. I started working at Elelloang in 1997 as a member. My osition is a Treasurer. I am working very hard to help my family and Elelloang to grow up.

My name is Mantsikoe. I was born I 1966. I started to work in 1988 to help my family. I have a husband and four children.

My name is Mapaseka Matsoso. I was born in 1968. I have 3 children. My husband is passed. I started working Elelloang in 2004. I a working very hard.

I am Marosa Ramonaheng. I was born in 1961. My husband is no working. I have 3 children. I am working very hard to take care of my family and to pay school fees for my children.

I am Matali Setsabi. I am 49 years old. My husband was passed away. I have 4 children. I started working Elelloang in 1997 to take care of my family as a member. I am a secretary in my position. I am working very hard to try to help Elelloang to grow up.

I am Matanki Rakabaele. I was born in 1963. I have 3 children. My husband is passed. I started working Elelloang in 2004. I am working very hard.

My name is Matebellog Rapopo. I have 53 years old. I have 3 children. They all attend school. My husband is not working. I started working Elelloang in 1997 as a member. I am in second chairman in my position.

My name is Matumo Molao and I was born in 1974. I am a other of two children and wife of Ernest Molaoa. I am living at Motjokaís village.

I still have father. My mother passed away last year on May 4th. She used to work at Elelloang Basali Weavers where Iím now working. I started working this year on much though I canít remember the date.

Futhermore, Iím still in practical, but Iím getting better nowadays because of the freedom I have at Elelloang and also the love & warmth of Bo-Me of Elelloang. So I wat to be a professionalist of handicrafts.

Thank you for buying our weavings.

these pages submitted to africancraft.com by Elelloang Basali Weavers,
Nov. 2002 -- last updated, Dec. 2004