Surveying the landscape, it is clear that a number of small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) have become unfortunate casualties of the COVID-19 pandemic. Undoubtedly, the growth of the SMME sector is essential to rebooting the economy and driving job creation. Major corporations have stepped up, hoping to solve this conundrum, helping to guide, support and shape this vital segment; ensuring for ongoing sustainability. Here is a snapshot of Absa suppliers that have demonstrated true Africanacity, a distinctly African ability to always find ways to get things done.