Mzansi 100 of 2016

Mzansi 100 of 2016

INNOVATORS

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Innovator, Balini Naidoo

Millennial designer Balini Naidoo is a thoughtful, creative being whose clothing designs help blind people identify what they're putting on through an innovative braille...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Innovator, Luke Dominique Warner

CEO and founder of Intergreatme, Luke Dominique Warner began his entrepreneurial journey at the age of six selling products door-to-door in the southern suburbs...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Innovator, Boitumelo Mmakou

Boitumelo Mmakou is the founder of Mashadi Media, a public relations agency that provides public relations services and support to South African dancers. The agency...

TRAILBLAZERS

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Disruptor, Nosizwe Sigwane

In 2016, fresh out of university, Sigwane joined forces with her highly educated peers to create Lihlahlandlela - an MPC, a   youth-led cooperative.Lihlahlandlela’s main...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Trailblazer, Margaret Mokgaetjie Mboyana

Depressed and suicidal job seekers have spurred a young businesswoman to extend a lifeline to the unemployed through her Johannesburg-based recruitment agency CV Desk.  Margaret...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Trailblazer, Taylor Gibb

At the age of 22, high-school drop-out Taylor Gibb nailed a top position as a Microsoft regional director in South Africa. After leaving school two...

INFLUENCERS

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Influencer, Eniola Mafe

Eniola Mafe was named one of the 99 most influential foreign policy leaders under the age of 33 by the by Diplomatic Courier and...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Influencers, Distruction Boyz

Distruction Boyz are the new kids on the block. The musical duo, Quinton “Que” Mgobhozi and Zipho “Goldmax” Mthembu, burst onto the music scene...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Influencers, Himid Omary

For Himid Omary (23) respecting the human rights to water and sanitation is not just fodder for a sloganeering activist, but a matter of...

HEALERS

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Healer, Sindile Majola

Homeopathic practitioner, Sindile Majola uses her skills to assist the ailing by helping them regain their health through self-empowerment.Majola's peers assumed she would enter...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Influencer, Upile Chisala

Upile Chisala (24) stays true to her Nyanja Malawian multi-faceted identity by telling stories from the margins. Through her work, the artivist helps others and...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Influencer, Yrsa Daley-Ward

Life has dealt Yrsa Daley-Ward, of mixed West Indian & West African heritage, a series of hardships which would floor the most resilient. The celebrated...

DISRUPTORS

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Disruptor, Anathi Majeke

Cape Town-based entrepreneur Anathi Majeke has had a passion for hairstyling from an early age. The chief executive of Naturastics Hair said although she only...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Disruptor, Brenda Mwale

Despite the odds stacked against her, Brenda Mwale (24) has established herself within the education sector through pure determination, grit and hard work. The village...

SADC Top 100 of 2018: Disruptor, Tshepo Mohlala

Tshepo 'the Jean Maker' Mohlala is quickly becoming one of the most recognisable names in South Africa. Mohlala started his denim empire Tshepo Jeans with...