Beauty Entrepreneur Shares How a Personal Tragedy Led to Her Launching a Successful Cosmetics Business

In 2008 Relebohile Moeng was in a near-fatal car accident which left her with 150 stitches on her face. After trying almost every cosmetic product on the market, Moeng says she couldn’t find an affordable product to help heal her scars. She did, however, make an amazing discovery – argan oil. “It took lots of different products […]

Everything you need to know about the NYDA’s grants

The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) last year changed its youth enterprise funding model from a fixed interest loan structure to that of a micro-finance grant provision system. The agency partnered with the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) and the Small Enterprise Finance Agency to provide funding and support to youth-owned businesses for a five-year period. The […]

Benefits of Selling Events Tickets Online

Benefits of Selling Your tickets on SA Shops Platform. Availability Your Tickets will be available to customers 24/7 for purchase. With a secure payment option at the comfort of their home. Cost effective If you’re using physical methods to sell tickets you could be picking away at your profits. Manually printing and distributing tickets individually […]

Championing black consciousness through hand-woven footwear

“Be black, buy black, think black and all else will take care of itself.” These words were once spoken by the late Marcus Garvey, a tremendous leader of the Pan-Africanism movement. One person who understands and lives by these words is Khulani Sikhosana. Hailing from Vosloorus, East of Johannesburg, Sikhosana is the co-founder of Vuka Darkie, […]

Farah Fortune. Started a PR Company with just R1000 in her pocket

Vital Stats Player: Farah Fortune Company: African Star Communications Established: 2008 Contact: +27 (0)79 826 1955, farah@africanstar.co.za The 36-year-old publicist launched her celebrity PR business in 2008, with R1 000 in her pocket — she spent R589 of that on registering a CC and the rest on business cards. From working on her bedroom floor and sharing two-minute noodles […]

This Entrepreneur has Built a Business Transforming Used Shipping Containers into Luxury Homes

Shipping Containers are nothing new to South Africans, they have been used as retail spaces and even mobile clinics. Young entrepreneur Itumeleng Gatsby Lamola, 26, a Free State native, is getting attention for turning the humble shipping container into affordable, luxurious homes. He is chief executive and founder of Jafta Construction which he founded in January […]

Meet Itumeleng Mosito, The Photographer

First Name: Itumeleng Mosito Company Name: Itumeleng Mosito Designs Location: Tembisa, Gauteng Mobile Phone : 066 219 3334 / 0621747224(Whatsapp) Email: itumelengmosito8@gmail.com   Social media Handles Facebook: Dosky.Inc Twitter: I_mosito Instagram: Dosky.Inc   What work does your business do? –  We specialize in Street photography, corporate, events family and portraiture photography. Often bringing the service […]

How to Register a Business.

Register a Private Company with a Standard MOI A private company is the most common and simplest form of company to be registered. It is comparable to a close corporation. Close corporations are no longer registered. Private Companies may not offer shares to the public and restrictions are also placed on the transferability of their […]