702 Presenters

The voices of 702

Nonn Botha

Nonn Botha

Nonn Botha is a radio presenter, voice over artist, music lover, mom to four kids, an aspiring author, and a budding filmmaker. She can also be heard on 702 and CapeTalk every weekend on Solid Gold.

Karima Brown

Karima Brown

Veteran journalist Karima Brown is a seasoned journalist, editor and most recently Chief Content Officer at Independent Media. She strives to use her profession and the media as an instrument for change.

Sizwe Dhlomo

Sizwe Dhlomo

A born entertainer, Sizwe Dhlomo is well known for his work on TV and radio, and is a 702 presenter.

Originally from Durban, Sizwe gave up a career as a computer programmer when he won MTV Base’s talent contest and became the first MTV Base VJ in 2005, during the music channels debut season of its World Chart Express.

Stephen Grootes

Stephen Grootes

Award-winning journalist and political commentator, Stephen Grootes is host of the Midday Report and senior political journalist for EWN.

He is also a regular contributor to Daily Maverick, is very active on Twitter and has published a book, S.A. Politics Unspun which offers a roadmap to guide the reader through South Africa’s complex political landscape.

Xolani  Gwala

Xolani Gwala

With nearly 20 years in broadcast journalism, in South Africa and abroad, Xolani has earned the respect of newsmakers and audiences across the country.

His experience as a reporter, news anchor, producer, talk show host, news editor and current affairs programme presenter in both English and Zulu, on radio and television, make Xolani an exceptionally versatile media professional.

Alex Jay

Alex Jay

Every industry has its legends – and Alex Jay certainly makes the cut for South African broadcasting. This is a man who’s been behind the mic for longer than we can tell, but he never gets tired of it. And we never get tired of hearing him. Alex is also a presenter on Solid Gold over the weekends.

Marc Lewis

Marc Lewis

Marc is an Eyewitness News sports reporter and can be heard every Friday and Sunday.

An award winning sports journalist and a presenter on one of the biggest drive shows in Joburg, Marc manages to balance the big issues of South African sports with the lighter side of life in Jozi.

Relebogile Mabotja

Relebogile Mabotja

Relebogile Mabotja is a presenter on 702 every weekday morning. She has extensive experience in the media industry as an actress, singer, writer, composer, producer and TV and radio host.

Kenny Maistry

Kenny Maistry

Kenny started out on campus radio in 1988 and although he completed his B.SC degree, he always knew he wanted a career in radio.

He joined Capital Radio in Durban in 1992 and hosted various shows including Breakfast, the Afternoon Drive and the emotional final show for the station which sadly closed in 1996.

Aubrey Masango

Aubrey Masango

Aubrey Masango is a passionate, sincere and inspirational broadcaster with a love for South Africans in all their diversity and constantly looks for conversations aimed at unlocking the humanity and potential of each individual and collective in realising their goals.

Eusebius McKaiser

Eusebius McKaiser

Eusebius McKaiser is not only a presenter on 702 and CapeTalk every weekday, but also a political analyst, broadcaster, lecturer and writer.

He has a background in moral philosophy, after studying and then going on to lecture in the philosophy department at Rhodes University.

Gugulethu Mhlungu

Gugulethu Mhlungu

Gugulethu Mhlungu is a presenter on 702 and has nearly a decade of experience in media (both on and off-air) and volunteer work. She’s also the Lifestyle editor and writer at City Press, a position she’s held since 2014.

At 21 she was made the station manager of RMR, Rhodes Music Radio, and was the youngest station manager in South African broadcast history.

Azania Mosaka

Azania Mosaka

Azania Mosaka is a presenter on 702 each weekday.

Azania, who hails from Pimville in Soweto, completed a BCom degree at Wits University. In addition to being a radio host, she is also a television presenter and MC with over a decade of broadcast experience.

Phemelo Motene

Phemelo Motene

Phemelo Motene joined 702 from an acting background and she has been exploring radio through multiple roles, including being a producer for Azania Mosaka and then The Money Show with Bruce Whitfield, and as a weekend presenter.

Benjy Mudie

Benjy Mudie

A legend in the South African music industry, Benjy has nurtured the career of many of the country’s most successful recording artists, and been involved in the promotion of most of the biggest global acts within our region.

As marketing director for WEA Records/TUSK Music and then A&R Consultant for Universal Music South Africa, and owner of Fresh Music, Benjy has decades of experience in the recording industry and was involved in the development of the South African Music Awards.

Classic rock has always been a particular passion for Benjy and he has exceptional insight into the tracks, artists and backstories. Listeners to The Jukebox on 702 and CapeTalk are regaled with fascinating tales and trivia in between the best classic rock hits, compiled and hosted by Benjy.

Follow Benjy on Twitter @benjymudie

Lovelyn Nwadeyi

Lovelyn Nwadeyi

Anyone who knows Lovelyn Nwadeyi knows to expect thought-provoking encounters with her. She graduated with a Masters in Peace and Conflict Studies and unique perspective to understanding South Africa, as a woman of Nigerian descent raised in Queenstown.

Redi Tlhabi

Redi Tlhabi

TV and radio presenter, author, production company owner, columnist, ultra marathon runner… the list of Redi’s endeavours and achievements seems endless.

In 2012, Redi penned her first book, Endings and Beginnings (Jacana) which received popular and critical acclaim and received the Alan Paton Award in 2013.

Bruce Whitfield

Bruce Whitfield

Bruce is a multi-platform award-winning financial journalist whose creative and engaging presentation makes money matters accessible to a broad audience.