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Welcome to Local Hub

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


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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Young Female Farmer Neo Leburu

Young Woman Quits Office Job To Do Goat Farming This is Neo Leburu. It all started with a Doe and two Kids gifted to her mother as a token of appreciation when Neo was still a teenager, and she immediately fell in love with the goats. A decade later Neo Leburu quit her job, packed […]
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Brima Logistics owned by Tshepo Mekoa

Tshepo’s introduction to business came early in his life. He was raised in Daveyton Township near Benoni by his grandfather, who owned a shebeen that was one of the foremost gathering places in the Daveyton community. Helping his grandfather in his business laid the foundation of Tshepo’s entrepreneurial drive, and today he pays tribute to […]
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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


Apparel


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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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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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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Sock Docter

Proudly South African and all about better-for-you socks in unique, bright, fun designs. Because functional clothing need not be boring. IT STARTS FROM THE GROUND UP Good health and authentic style, that is. From combed cotton to bamboo and even mohair, our socks offer benefits you’ll thank us for. QUALITY. PLAIN + SIMPLE We only […]
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All Things Kitenge

All things Kitenge (ATK) is a luxury lifestyle brand inspired by our love for Africa and its African print. Though used in many African countries, African print is called by different names, from Ankara in Nigeria to Kapulana in Mozambique and Kitenge in East Africa. Kitenge essentially is a cotton fabric with wax printed on […]
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Sikore Publik

WHO WE ARE We are a proudly South African brand that is made by locals from Kwa-Zulu Natal to Johannesburg. Our brand merges African-print-led design with innovative solutions in the creation of versatile athleisure wear gear. SIKO REPUBLIK is a new kind of athleisure wear that has been birthed by children of the African soil: modern […]
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