Educational Business Services was established in November 2017 and is an autonomous company body aiming at building and developing educational services, sales, and marketing in the private and public sectors.

Our mission is to develop quality authorship and publishing personnel in Lesotho and Eswatini. Improve sales and marketing strategies through proper research, training, and consultancy.

Our Services

EBS sells and develops learning material in the African context. Since its inception, EBS has managed to produce  Basotho charts( Basotho Games, Basotho Clans and totems, Basotho

Globally Empowered strives to provide educators and students with opportunities to optimise successful learning nationally and globally. We develop and provide contextualised programmes and services for borderless collaboration to create and ultimately overcome challenges in education.

We provides educational programmes and services to disadvantaged communities, unemployed youth and adults and learners aged 4 - 18.

Coalsack Media is a wheelhouse of African creativity for literature-based entertainment, catering to kids, teenagers, young adults, and mature audiences. The spokes of our wheel are fictional literature, graphic novels, novellas, comics, educational resources,  animation, film, video, and online games.

Our mission at Coalsack media is to:
-Develop and improve the literacy environment through art integrated and multilingual literacy programs.
-Normalize multilingualism and the use of relatable graphics as a vibrant means of communication and identity for African children.

King La Cafe is an internet cafe SMME located in Thokoza, a township in the East Rand area of Gauteng, South Africa.

It offers the following services:

  • Internet access
  • Photo copying and printing
  • Scanning
  • Emailing
  • CV/Resume revamps
  • Graphic design
  • Branding
  • Computer tutorials

Injini is an Edtech incubator and seed investment programme that aims to improve educational outcomes across the continent. Injini exists for the sole purpose of improving educational outcomes in sub-Saharan Africa. 

Injini offers the following to selected African Edtech Ventures; 

  • Financial support – in the form of grant funding or investment;
  • Coaching – sponsored consultations with industry experts and subject matter specialists on topics ranging from curriculum design to marketing to financial management to impact M&E and much more;
  • Mentorship – from the Injini team and

Spartan is strictly focused on Small & Growing Businesses … this is who we finance. We’re 100% committed to only helping SMEs grow. It’s in our DNA. It’s in our processes. It’s in the way we engage.

We don’t serve survivalist, micro and lifestyle businesses – we believe we can make a greater impact by financing Small & Growing Businesses. Small & Growing Businesses are defined as commercially viable businesses that have significant potential and ambition for growth.

You will be considered for finance if:

  • you are a small to mid-sized business
  • > 3 years old
  • your annual turnover

African rooted capital management firm focused on impactful, alternative investments.

What We Do

We manage investment portfolios on behalf of our clients / investors aiming to grow their wealth over time. Through our investments we also aim to contribute towards inclusive economic growth in Africa.

Savvy Africa Opportunities Fund

Savvy Africa Opportunities Fund, an equity fund that focuses on growth & expansion capital with investments ranging from US$3 mil. in African Listed and Pre-IPO Opportunities. 

Segregated Pan-Africa Mandates

We also offer bespoke Pan-Africa Equity

Sanari Capital is a South African private equity investment company. We specialise in founder-run, owner-managed and family-owned businesses with a high growth agenda.

Sanari Capital was founded in 2013. Our aim is to build businesses that are sustainable, scalable and saleable.

We manage investments in companies in the lower- and middle-market in South Africa and selectively in other African markets. Our team has the knowledge, commitment and passion to fuel the success of businesses with potential by providing high quality, rigorous and customised private equity solutions to complement


SABAN (South African Business Angel Network) is the non-profit, professional association for the South African early stage investor community. Established in 2016, SABAN represents a sector that plays a vital role in South Africa’s future, notably in the funding of Start-Ups. SABAN members fuel SA’s growth through the creation of wealth and jobs.


– Raising awareness of Angel investing activity 

– Capacity building / training

– Networking with peers

– Research

– Accreditation

– Seeding Angel Groups in major economic hubs

– Lobbying for regulatory

Newtown Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm that actively invests in emerging, disruptive technology startup businesses. Founded and run by internationally successful entrepreneurs, Vinny Lingham and Llew Claasen, Newtown Partners has an entrepreneurial focus that goes beyond investment. The team operates out of offices in Cape Town, South Africa and Sunnyvale, California (Silicon Valley).

The firm has a strong track record of investing in successful technology startups at the forefront of innovation and has successfully invested in and nurtured a number of early-stage companies