Nandi announces that she will not be returning to BET

Nandi Madida (Photo: Gallo)
Nandi Madida (Photo: Gallo)

Cape Town – South African presenter and Afropunk host Nandi Madida has announced that she will not be returning to BET.  

For those who might not know Nandi was a presenter on BET A-List alongside Nomzamo Mbatha and Jessica Nkosi. The show is celebrity and fashion driven, with a variety of different inserts.

Read Nandi’s full statement about leaving BET here:

“I would like to announce that I have made the difficult decision not to return to BET AFRICA next season. Thank you BET AFRICA. A special thank you to Weldun Media for believing in me and giving me the opportunity to launch BET A-List.

"Many thanks to everyone, keeping you forever in my heart.” 

See the Instagram post here:

BET, Youth & Music for Viacom International Media Networks Africa Vice president Monde Twala sent The Juice this statement about Nandi’s departure:

“We would like to thank Nandi for sharing this journey with us as co-host of BET’s A-List, it has been a pleasure to work with her on series one. Nandi is a highly talented artist and we extend our best wishes of success to her in her future endeavors. Season one was highly popular and we are excited to bring season two to screen for our viewers in the near future. This first season captivated BET Africa’s audiences with the latest fashion and entertainment trends from our continent and abroad.”