UPDATE: Tumi Morake on Jacaranda FM and Eugene Khoza joins Touch HD


It seems there’s no ending with radio news this year. Glen Lewis, Unathi Msengana, Sphe and Naves, Bonang Matheba left Metro FM.

DJ Fresh, Dineo Ranaka, Msizi Shembe, Mo G, Speedsta, Masechaba Lekalake joined the station.


Hulisani Ravele joined Capricorn FM, AKA is joining Touch HD at the end of the month, Anele Mdoda moved to a breakfast slot on 94.7 and Thabethe went on to host the afternoon drive on 5FM.


Media personality, Bonnie Mbuli also hinted recently that she’s joined Cape Talk.

This morning Jacaranda FM has added comedian and actress Tumi Morake to their breakfast team as of 3 July.


“It’s a really exciting challenge – brand new cutting-edge stuff. We’ve got a great team and I’m a fan of each player, especially Tumi. I love her energy and sense of humour and the fact that she calls it as it is. Also, it’s a huge honour to have breakfast with the most influential, hardworking audience in the country and we can’t wait to get on air,” Martin Bester of Jacaranda said in a press statement.

Touch HD is also gearing up for changes taking place. Comedian Eugene Khoza and Simmi Aref will be hosting a new show called Funny You Said That, which will air Mondays and Wednesdays.  

The station is also set to launch a new sport show that will air Mondays and Tuesdays, 20:00 – 21:00 with management allegedly in talks with two renowned sports anchors.

And who can forget when comedian Siv Ngesi went butt naked on Thando Thabethe’s show recently!


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