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The Undeniable Mpanza Effect

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23-year-old digital entrepreneur, Sibu Mpanza who specializes in creating video content for social media has won the hearts of South Africa and the shores beyond, landing deals with Suzuki while building his YouTube empire. View post

Loveslave Phola Wants to See More LGBTQI+ & Femmes in Local Music

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    Being a Great DJ... means nothing transcends the love for music. You can often just feel the love for music in someone’s set. That’s the difference between someone being a playlister versus a dj. To Read a Crowd... I just test out different genres and songs and watch to see how my audience reacts to that – if they don’t, I’ll other type of songs. I am Bumping... Touch My Blood and Rosegold on my playlists currently. My Last Gig Was At... Hip Hop Her Story which was incredibly exciting, and I am so honoured to have been apart of the line-up. It’s been a long time coming because the boys always get the shine in the Hip Hop industry (and music in general), so it’s really cool that Castle Lite wanted to profile the women that are involved in Hip Hop. I am honoured to be apart of that movement and the event.   In Terms of Progress in ...

A Healthy & Indulgent Match Made in Heaven

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As a fellow lover of all things sweet and delicious, it’s no surprise I have a great weakness for ice-cream and chocolate. Ice-cream is a dairy-rich dessert and often it is hard for anyone to resist a deliciously creamy scoop of it. Sinenhlanhla Ndlela has found a way to make health & indulgence a match made in heaven, with her dairy free ice-cream Yo Coco. View post

Miss SA 2018 on Surviving TB & Her Mission to #BreakTheStigma

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It's been three months since 6th-year medical student, Tamaryn Green, was pronounced the most beautiful, smartest and inspiring girl in South Africa from a class of 12 finalists. Today, she announced her official mission for her one-year reign; a campaign whose aim is to #BreakTheStigma against TB which is the leading cause of death in South Africans according to Stats SA. View post

Mavens – Janine Jellars, the content Girl Boss

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Janine Jellars is a veteran writer and content producer, who has written for many publications such as ELLE South Africa. As she delves into the world of entrepreneurship as the founder and editor of TRUE Content, a content and social media marketing agency, the 34-year-old continues to make strides and waves in the creative space. View post

Mavens: Kayleen Morgan, The Dynamic Storyteller

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Kayleen Morgan also better known among her peers as Kaylo is a young, vibrant and phenomenal 22-year-old that has captured the hearts of many as she makes a name for herself as a multimedia journalist, photographer and videographer while capturing people’s stories for broadcast news. She is also the owner of IetsKaylo.co.za. View post

Mavens: The Unlimited Power of Mpumi Ledwaba

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Nompumelelo Ledwaba better known as Mpoomy lives her life to inspire women to go after their dreams, encourage a beautiful relationship with God. Mpoomy is only 24-years-old and is already making waves in the beauty entrepreneurial space as the owner and founder of Aneno Nail & Coffee bar, which is a combination of her sister and her name: Ane- anele No-Nompumelelo. “Lol nothing deep about to be honest we just all chose it as a family,” she said. View post