WHO WE ARE
OL Afrika Media Foundation, registered in November 2016, is a media industry and
enterprise development organisation specializing in audio-visual/film production,
music and SMME development. The foundation was formed to become an
incubation hub for film, music talent and enterprise development to empower and
provide opportunities to the youth from disadvantaged backgrounds across South
Africa. Our organisational value is to provide skills and technical experience to the
youth within the Gauteng province who aspire to become content creators and
business owners. At OL Afrika, we acknowledge that “Your creativity and your idea
is your mouthpiece” therefore we have made it our mandate to nurture creative
talent and groom aspiring youth in business for the biggest platforms both localy
and internationally. We are in the creative business of telling African stories through
music and audio-visual and putting South African products out there to the rest of
the globe under the tagline “Afrika to the World.”
To pioneer the production and consumption of quality, technological content in
order to tell African stories by the youth to the world. To accelerate business owned
by youth through training and media platforms.
To contribute to the growth and diversification of the creative (audio-visual & music)
space and youth SMME’s in the country through the use of advanced technological
equipment, media platforms and training.
• Nominated in 2017 by former Mayor Parks Tau as “Youth Organisation Likely To
• The youngest organisation to partner with the Gauteng Community Safety under
the program – Take Charge.
• 1st Youth Organisation in South Africa to be awarded to run a MICTSETA Film & TV
NQF Level 5 Learnership.
1st Youth Organisation in South Africa to be awarded to run a CATHSSETA Internship
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