Essa Vally Omar, known as Steeve Omar, standing in front of Steeve's Radio Service in Jerusalem Street, next door to Steeve's Record
Centre, owned and managed by his brother Omarjee Vally. Steeve's Radio Service has been closed for a number of years.
Steeve Omar was born in Marabastad where he has a home. In recent years he has represented the interests of former residents of the
Asiatic Bazaar section of Marabastad who were dispossessed of their land by the apartheid government.