"It had always been my dream to have my own gin"
Kwaito star Mandla 'Mampintsha' Maphumulo has started an alcohol brewing business.
His new drink called Original Shandis, has not been launched yet but will come in three flavors.
According to Mampintsha, the gin will it the shelves in december.
" I'm happy to announce that I have my own gin. I've been toying with this idea for a long time but now I've brought it to life," he said.
"For now, it's too early to disclose details but I can say that packaging, design and tasting has been sorted."
"The prices will not be the same but everyone will be able to afford it."
"The intention is to have an exclusive gin catering for VVIPs, which will be expensive. We will also have a less expensive bottle for middle class people and a cheaper option that will suit everyone pocket."
From a young age, I've always known I'm not just a musician but also a businessman. I believe I've matured.
I've learned the ins and outs of the music industry and it's time to explore new business ventures.
My fans can expect more surprises from now on," he said