A List of Local Creatives Who Made the 2018 FORBES AFRICA Under 30 List

Yas, represent!🇿🇦

The 2018 FORBES AFRICA Under 30 list is here and some of our fave local talents made the list! Keep scrolling to see who made the cut!

FORBES describes the list as an ‘authentic and most definitive list of Africa’s most promising young change-makers’. This year, the list was made up of 90 phenomenal individuals under 30 split across three categories: business, tech and creatives.

Of the 30 in the creatives category, 14 are South African! Yass, represent!

Here are Your 2018 Forbes Africa Under 30:

1 Nomzamo Mbatha

2 Shekhinah

3 Cassper Nyovest

June 16!!! Pretoria!!! Sun Arena Time Square!!!! Get your tickets now!!!

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4 Nasty C

5 Kwesta

I think I’m happy 📸 : @blaq_smith

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6 Thuso Mbedu

7 Orapeleng Modutle

Sunday black boy magic #blackboymagic #sunday #chillas #capetown

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8 Koleka Putuma

This Girl! 🌻 #afternoonexpress

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9 Simphiwe Ndzube

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10 Anatii


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11 Sasha Pieterse

Checkin’ out the weekend like…🤟🏼

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12 Tony Gum

13  Rina Chunga-Kutama

14 Mapaseka Koetle-Nyokon 

Lalela :Happiness is not out there , It’s in YOU . 📸 : @takkies7

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Congratulations, everyone!

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