About Nictus


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Our Founder | Mr PJ de W Tromp

Nictus was founded in 1945 and was listed on the JSE on 1 July 1969, under general retailers, JSE code JSE:NCS.  The selling of new furniture under the Nictus brand first commenced in Namibia in 1955, whilst the first South African furniture outlet was established in Randburg in 1983.

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The first Nictus Furnishers store in South Africa | Randburg, c.1983

Since the 2012 unbundling of the Namibian operation, the South African group is making steady progress towards sustainable profit and growth, with effective management being established in South Africa.