KwaMashu beauty, Nomzamo Mbatha doesn’t have time to fool around. After securing successful roles in film and on television here, the actress, human rights activist and businesswomen set her sights on Hollywood and her gritty determination has paid off! She’s starring alongside legendary actors Eddie Murphy, James Earl Jones and Wesley Snipes in the sequel to Coming to America, which released in March last year. In an exclusive television interview with #TheDeviShow last year, the BComm UCT graduate talks about how taking the road less travelled, has taken her to starry heights.
When the bright lights of Dubai, boardrooms and international business lost its shine for Pretoria-based accountant, Theo Baloyi set his sights on even more dazzling prospects back home … an African sneaker brand which we could identify with. And, for a name, the creative mastermind didn’t have to look far. Bathu, meaning shoes in Kasi slang, was born in a tiny room in Alex and today boasts branches across the country … proving that shoes can take you places! NDLOVU
They sang their way into the hearts of South Africans when their first YouTube hit reached over 25 million views. And we cheered when they made the finals of America’s Got Talent. They kept us inspired during lockdown … we meet some of the faces behind the incredible voices of the talented Ndlovu Youth Choir.