Angus Gibson – The Genesis of Genius

With a first name which originates from the Gaelic to mean…


Nokuthula Ledwaba – A Force of Unassuming Power

“Tea, coffee?” “Rooibos please.” “Sugar?” “Three teaspoons…


The multifaceted man of God: Diving to the core of Muzi Mthabela

The name Muzi Mthabela comes with many associations. To…


Masasa Mbangeni is here – and she’s more than you ever dreamed of

In a recent interview with Esquire magazine, legendary film…


What A Woman: The success and stillness of Azania Mosaka

The first time I saw her was in 2015, when I’d just moved…


FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK: Living water and the celebration of living memory

This, our first issue of  thebar. speaks to heart of what…