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Drip founder Lekau Sehoana reflects on his journey

Drip founder Lekau Sehoana celebrated turning 35 years old. To mark this milestone, Lekau reflected on his humble journey to success. Lekau recalled being addicted to alcohol and having no purpose for his life. Today, he celebrates becoming one of the most important figures in society. Lekau recently announced the closure of the children’s clothing store, Kiddies Republic, which he launched in 2022. He made the announcement in a statement shared on Wednesday, June 14.

Lekau Sehoana


The first Kiddie Republic store was opened on July 30, 2022, at The Mall of the North in Polokwane, Limpopo, with plans to open more stores across the country.

Lekau Sehoana

According to the statement, the business was “not financially viable”, thus the difficult and unfortunate decision to close its doors or undergo a liquidation process. “All stakeholders were informed by management of the liquidation and subsequent appointment of the liquidators,” read the statement.

Moreover, “The decision to liquidate the entity was made independently from any other entity managed by Mr. Lekau Sehoana.

Lekau Sehoana

The statement further revealed that “The Kiddies Republic company is a separate entity from the other entities managed by the CEO, Mr Lekau Sehoana, Drip Footwear is a separate entity from The Kiddies Republic.

In other news – Nadia Nakai reacts to Burna Boy’s statement following his concert saga

Popular South African rapper Nadia Nakai didn’t take kindly to Nigerian superstar Burna Boy’s “dead agenda” remarks when he postponed his concert at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg to December 16.

Nadia Nakai

In a now-deleted Instagram story, Nadia shared a snapshot of the post, asking “Am I being sensitive? What does he mean by dead agenda? Read more