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We work with African brands to create partnerships which connect them with our curious and world wide-minded audience through bespoke branded content, sponsorship and advertising opportunities.

African Brand & Product Awareness

Our aim is to bring exposure and recognition to African brands and its products so they be recognised globally.

Epic Stories

Take time to read about African successful business brand owners and their products.

Amazing Stories


TSOTETSI KL

Khothatso Laurence Tsotetsi was born in Soweto, grew up in the Vaal, and had been based in Pretoria for ten (10) years.  He started his fashion studies in 2009 and during this time started Tsotetsi KL, which is in the fifth (5) year of operating. TSOTETSI KL is the product of extensive experience in the fashion […]
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David Tlale

About David Tlale David Tlale is an African Fashion Designer, born in Vosloorus, a township in the East of Johannesburg, South Africa. He completed his high school in Vosloorus Thuto Lesedi, and went to study introduction to Internal Auditing, then fashion and technology at Vaal University where he graduated in 1998. From 1999 – 2003 […]
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Amaxhosa Brand-Laduma Ngxokolo

Laduma Ngxokolo is an award winning designer, entrepreneur and creative artist. In 2010 he founded and created one of the most ground-breaking designer brands in the history of South Africa. His brand Maxhosa AFRICA is globally recognized with invites to showcase on international platforms like the New York Fashion Week. Laduma’s pride and creativity is […]
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Tshepo Jeans

  A bit about us Since our creation in 2015 by Tshepo Mohlala, his purpose was clear;  to connect with people through the stories that our designs tell. A lifestyle brand founded in South Africa, TSHEPO offers a range of bespoke denim clothing and ready-to-wear products, the brand has established itself in the hearts and […]
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Themba Makamo owner of Vaya Foot Wear

Meet Themba Makamo, an entrepreneur who has created a sneaker that helps people achieve their goals. “I realized that whenever we embark on any journey in life, whether to a job interview, a performance, a date or event, the shoes you wear influence how confidant you are going to feel.” This is how VAYA FOOTWEAR […]
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Theo Baloyi Bathu Owner

Our Story The Bathu story is more than just a story of Sneakers. It’s a story of owning your destiny, of staying true to who you are, of perseverance, of following your dreams and doing something you are passionate about. It’s a story of walking your journey. Our founder, Theo Baloyi’s story is one worth […]
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Casper Nyovest Working On Shoes

Hip hop heavyweight and entrepreneur Cassper Nyovest has finally dropped his much-awaited sneaker in partnership with Drip Footwear. The hip hop star left his fans in a state of frenzy on Thursday night when he streaming live on social media platforms and his YouTube channel to give them a first look at his original sneaker […]
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DJ SBU

Dj Sbu is a man who wears many hats. The DJ, whose real name is Sbusiso Leope, is a famous disk jockey, a TV and radio host, a music producer, and an established entrepreneur. He is a darling to many in his country since he encourages and advises the youth to make something out of […]
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Bathu

The Bathu story is more than just a story of Sneakers. It’s a story of owning your destiny, of staying true to who you are, of perseverance, of following your dreams and doing something you are passionate about. It’s a story of walking your journey. Our founder, Theo Baloyi’s story is one worth hearing as […]
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Intenga School Shoes

Ntenga School Shoes is a proudly South African Brand with our School Shoes being manufactured in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. Ntenga School Shoes was established in the year 2017 with the goal to provide premium quality school shoes that are affordable and accessible to people across Africa. Our shoes are made out of the best quality materials […]
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Coffee


Sihle Brew Roasted Coffee

Sihle Magubane’s life was turned around when his adventures in coffee began a decade ago. Almost by chance in 2003, he was selected for training at the Ciro Coffee Academy, where he obtained the comprehensive International Barista Certificate through City & Guilds, an internationally accredited training body. Before that he had been struggling to support his family, working […]
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Maria’s Coffee Roastery

When I think of the perfect cup of coffee, I think of sitting on our stoep with my dad enjoying a fresh cup, lovingly prepared by my mother. This treasured memory inspired Maria’s, a place where my family’s passion for coffee has been realized. A true labor of love, at Maria’s we take the time […]
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Mpenjati Coffee

Farming Coffee At Mpenjati Coffee we value the simple things that make a great product… know and understand the terrior, in order to produce outstanding premium single-origin coffee. For generations, we’ve been farming the fruitful soil of Kwa-Zulu Natal. Perfect Conditions Every bean originates from the rolling coastal hills of Southern Kwazulu Natal, South Africa. […]
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Media


THULA SINDI

About Thula Sindi “Modern, Sophisticated, Simplicity” – this is the main theme that encapsulates the Thula Sindi Brand. Formed in 2005 on the back of a South African landscape that was ready for designer wear that was trendy, dynamic, accessible, ramp-to-reality and ready-to-wear – this is a clothing brand that was poised to cut across […]
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Skinny Sbu Socks

Sbu’s love and obsession with socks started at a very young age. He is 1.9m tall and while growing up his pants were often not long enough and his socks would always show.  He began to pay a lot of attention to the type of socks he wore because they were always on display.  Sbu was raised […]
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Tshepo Jeans

  A bit about us Since our creation in 2015 by Tshepo Mohlala, his purpose was clear;  to connect with people through the stories that our designs tell. A lifestyle brand founded in South Africa, TSHEPO offers a range of bespoke denim clothing and ready-to-wear products, the brand has established itself in the hearts and […]
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Zyle Clothing

The Zyle Clothing Story Zyle uses different artworks to communicate unity, love, humanity, and commitment to one’s culture amongst all people. We should *Love* one another in fighting the Afrophobic and Xenophobic attacks amongst (Africans), Unite to commit to our Culture and Heritage. “Being a cultural conscious designer and the Founder of Zyle Clothing intentionally […]
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Lepot

PRESERVING THE AFRICAN AESTHETIC At the heart of a traditional African home seats on a fire a 3-legged pot whose warmth brings people closer together, no matter what it’s cooking. Lepot is a premium South African brand that, much like the African pot threads people together through fashion. Founded by Melikhaya Hempe, Lepot draws inspiration from […]
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Nguni Lifestyle Apparel

Nguni Lifestyle Apparel is a brand with an eco-conscience, focussed on quality in-house design and manufacture. The apparel range is functional leisurewear with attention to detail, designed for functionality and everyday appeal. A strong African identity is incorporated into the designs, along with elements of  modern street – and sportswear to keep the collections both relevant […]
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