The second season of ANN7 South African of the Year (SATY) Awards is back – and DJ Sbu is in need of your vote.
Love him or loathe him, the self-proclaimed Master of Fosting and Billionaire in the Making is a man of many missions. This time, the 37-year-old entrepreneur and motivational speaker, born Sibusiso Leope – who has attracted significant publicity since he gave birth to MoFaya (the SA’s first 100% black owned energy drink) – is campaigning to be crowned ANN7 South African of the Year.
The awards ceremony, which will be broadcast live on ANN7 on 26 September, aims to focus on bringing viewers inspirational stories of notable South Africans who are making a positive difference in the country.
The annual event will hand out awards in the categories of Trendsetting celebrity of the Year, Campaign of the Year, Sportsperson of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Spirit of Humanity Award, the Young South African of the Year and the South African of the Year.
Like other inspiring South Africans who deserve recognition, DJ Sbu doesn’t want to be left out. You may ask: why should you nominate DJ Sbu? Here are 16 reasons that the radio and TV personality shared with his 178K Facebook fans, 449k Twitter followers as well as 103K followers on Instagram.
‘Why? (1) Because I never give up. (2) Because I believe in me. (3) Because I can take bullets and still stand strong. (4) Because I’m a true hustler. (5) Because I give back to the hood. (6) Because I never forget the hood. (7) Because I make education cool. (8) Because I’m too much of an Over Achiever for these lame dudes to ridicule. (9) Because I promote selflessness. (10) Because I know how to make money and support my family. (11) Because I live entrepreneurship the future of SA. (12) Because I’m brave I represent the hood to the fullest. (13) Because I challenge status quo to drive what I Believe in. (14) Because I’m fearless I’m a kid from Tembisa.( 15) Because I’m a future billionaire and I’m not afraid to say so. (16) Because the whole answer is in my name NgiyiSibusiso!I’m a South African Of The Year bathanda bangathandi!’
If you think DJ Sbu deserves your vote, SMS:
- SATY 7 DJSbu” to 43043
- SATY 2 MoFaya Energy Drink” to ‘43043’.
- SATY 5 Sbusiso Leope Education Foundation, Spirit of Humanity” to 43043.
- SATY 4 DJSbu Social Entrepreneur” to 43043