Ukuva iAfrica was formed in March of 1996. Ukuva Africa translated from the tribal Xhosa language means The Senses of Africa. The four products currently available represent the "Taste Sense" of Africa. Ukuva iAfrica brings the intrigue and exotic tastes of Africa home to the world with a fascinating collection of delicious and amazingly versatile sauces. In the last decade, the appreciation of flavorful foods has grown greatly, lead by the savory dishes of the Mediterranean, fragrant Pan-Pacific cuisine, and a tremendous interest in fiery foods from chilies to piquant hot sauces. Ukuva iAfrica introduces new rich and unique tastes and flavors from the fascinating dark continent of Africa.
Ukuva iAfrica has proudly been supplying Fair Trade stores world wide since 1997 and is committed to trading with concern for the social, economic and environmental well-being of marginalized producers in Africa, This means equitable commercial terms, fair wages and fair prices. Ukuva endeavor to promote development which in turn improves the quality of life, which is sustainable for and responsible to, both people and the natural world Ukuva iAfrica is committed to the job creation and upliftment of the handicapped and disadvantaged people of South Africa, who work with to create a beautiful product in the true spirit of Africa.