Maps the new face of Joop!

By Drum Digital
22 November 2013

They bungee jumped off the Orlando Towers in Soweto, went on blind dates and performed a choreographed dance in front of hundreds of people at Maponya Mall in Soweto.

Stylish Masego “Maps” Maponyane has been named Joop! Homme 2013 ambassador.

Joop!' the most popular scents for men handed the dashing 23 -year-old the title after beating Selimathunzi presenter Lunga Shabalala hands down.

Three months ago Joop! Homme set about searching for the ‘Ultimate South African Joop! Man’.  They were looking for someone who is self-confident, playfully, witty and beefy to make the girls go weak at the knees. The top two were Maps, the versatile model and presenter and, the underwear model, radio and TV personality Lunga.

Beaming Maps said: “It didn’t feel like a competition to me. Lunga and I became so close over the past three months during this campaign. And he’s like a brother to me.”

Maps said his mom loved perfume and would buy it for his famous dad of soccer star Marks Maponyane.

Lunga on the other hand, was no sore loser.

“It was a stressful three months

-GILDA NARSIMDAS

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