What's this about?

The role of Geekulcha in this journey is to create and enable platforms for Innovation and Creativity. In this regard, the organization also seek to showcase the shifts and health of the South Africa Geek Culture.

During the Youth Month, Geekulcha name and honor Top 15 Young Geeks in South Africa. These are the minds marking their stamp and playing a greater role in the Digital Revolution. These are Geeks who have been identified as being a role player in the transformation.

One gets nominated and selected to be on the list based on the work they had been doing and contributing the SA tech ecosystem.

In Association With


Intent and Mantra

Why we created the #Top15YoungGeeks initiative.

Profiling Talent

A check on the health of the South Africa Geek Culture, work being done, shortfalls and future forecast.

Channel Support

Highlighting the needs of local Geeks and Highlighting the needs for support to nurture young talent.

Inspire The Future

A quest to help young school learners see what is possible and build up same energy and stamina on them.

Here are the Geeks named for 2018 #Top15YoungGeeks

Top 15 Young Geeks of 2018

Frannest Toll

BTech IT Student
Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Gary Odendaal

Lunar Web Development (Pty) Ltd

Gift Nxumalo

PHD Scholar
Szent István Egyetem

Henry Chen

IT Student
New York Institute of Technology

Hlulani Baloyi

Digital Analyst
Girl Rising

Josiah Thobejane

Taxi Math

Kim Mukenge

Game Developer & Designer
Kimard Studio

Mabu Manaileng

Co-Founder and CEO
iTechHub SA

Moses Mhlwana

IT Student

Mukondleteri Dumela


Mzwakhe Besho

Senior Developer
Brain Hackers

Pertunia Tladi

Associate Technical Engineer
SQS Group

Phathutshedzo Khabubu

Founder and Developer
The Plug Social Platform

Sandiso Ncube

Indieconsultant Pty Ltd - Technology Solutioning

Tyler Maclachlan

Dev Overlord
Lunar Web Development (Pty) Ltd