When it comes to ultimate South African fashion and culture influencer icons, many would undoubtedly point towards the direction of legendary and multi-faceted creative, Siyabonga Ngwekazi otherwise better known as Scoop Makhathini. Born and raised in the beautiful province of Eastern Cape, Scoop was brought up by his parents to always love his roots as a proud Xhosa man. His father, who was a fashion lover himself, taught his son to appreciate culture as a character-building trait that will help see him go far in life. And far in life he went, as he continued with that mindset of never losing sight of the value of one’s culture.
Watch the full episode of Timeline to see the fashion and cultural influence of Siyabonga Ngwekazi AKA Scoop Makhathini.