Media queen and former Metro FM DJ Masechaba Ndlovu is the new spokesperson for the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture. Minister Nathi Mthethwa has just confirmed the news.
It is an honour and a privilege. I am ready to serve indeed. https://t.co/9buyzFvudf
— Masechaba Ndlovu (@MasechabaNdlovu) March 12, 2020
She got high praise from the Minister
The minister described Masechaba Ndlovu as a ‘Pan-African brand and dynamic trailblazer’, Channel24 reports. He added:
‘I am pleased to welcome MasechabaNdlovu to the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture as my newly appointed Spokesperson. As a Department, we know that you will play an integral part in executing our motto of ‘laying the foundation for greatness.’
Furthermore, he said she’s made an ‘immense contribution towards the African media landscape’. And, according to IOL, he called her one of the ‘most influential women on the continent’.
I am pleased to welcome @MasechabaNdlovu to the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture as my newly appointed Spokesperson. As a Department, we know that you will play an integral part in executing our motto of “laying the foundation for greatness”. pic.twitter.com/na0TlqpLkj
— Min. Nathi Mthethwa (@NathiMthethwaSA) March 12, 2020
Here’s what Masechaba has to say:
‘It is an honour and a privilege. I am ready to serve indeed,’ Masechaba replied. She’s taking over from journalist Asanda Magaqa, who previously held the position.
Given all her experience as a TV and radio presenter, plus her newsy background, we expect great things from her. Congratulations Masechaba!
Celebs and social media wish her the best:
Of course, people on Twitter are super happy and excited for her, including some celebs.
— DJ Fresh (Big Dawg) (@DJFreshSA) March 12, 2020
— Katlego Maseng 🧠 (@KatlegoMaseng1) March 12, 2020
Congratulations on your appointment. Best of luck.
— Mmusi Maimane (@MmusiMaimane) March 12, 2020
Congratulations Masechaba. We look forward to working with you. 🥳 https://t.co/cAP5CiwXG6
— SA State Theatre (@sastatetheatre) March 12, 2020
Get it, girl!
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