|Occupation||Actor, voice-over artist, producer, businessman, sound engineer, translator|
|Years active||1990s- to date|
Africa Tsoai is a South African Actor, voice-over artist, producer, businessman, sound engineer, and translator best known for his role as Mr. Maputla in the SABC 1 soap opera Skeem Saam he stars alongside Eric Macheru, Harriet Manamela, Amanda Du-Pont, Cornet Mamabolo, Clement Maosa, Mogau Motlhatswi and Macks Papo.
Africa was born in Hebron-Graskop in Mpumalanga, a place just below God’s Window. He grew up with his granny, uncles, cousins and extended families as parents. He wanted to be a lawyer but as he grew up learning about other careers he became interested in land surveying and agriculture. After matriculating Africa studied graphic design at Rudolph College in Johannesburg], he was a self taught fine arts enthusiast, and he obtained his diploma in 1989, and did sound engineering course at Inhouse Records in Randburg in 2000.