702 Presenters

The voices of 702

Bongani  Bingwa

Bongani Bingwa

Bongani Bingwa is the host of the Breakfast show on 702. He is the former Afternoon Drive show host. Before joining 702 he was a presenter and journalist on Carte Blanche.

For the last ten years, he has been a presenter and journalist for South Africa's longest running investigative television programme Carte Blanche. He has interviewed thought leaders, senior politicians, and captains of industry, authors, celebrities and high flyers on the global stage. Not a few wrongdoers have come under the glare of his probing questioning for the show.

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.

Gushwell Brooks

Gushwell Brooks

Gushwell Brooks is an LLB graduate from the University of the Witwatersrand who wandered onto radio and never looked back. His voice can now be heard on 702.

Follow Gushwell on Twitter @GushwellBrooks.

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.

Joanne Joseph

Joanne Joseph

Joanne Joseph is a household name in South Africa, having spent 20 years in the media industry, including a number of years hosting prominent TV news shows on eNCA and the SABC. Joanne will host the Afternoon Drive show.

Karabo Kgoleng

Karabo Kgoleng

Karabo Kgoleng is a seasoned broadcaster specialising in arts and literature.

She is passionate about social justice and mental health and has a keen interest in African politics, lifestyle, books and everything that makes for compelling conversation.

A proud South African who grew up in Botswana, Karabo loves to engage audiences in topics that move them to express themselves and take action. She is currently writing about international migration.

Because her passion keeps her going into the night, she keeps the 702 community in conversation on Late Night Talk on Sunday mornings from midnight to 3 am.

Karabo boasts witty intelligence, compassion and loves to geek out on new developments in technology and architecture.

With a wide variety of interests and an authoritative voice in the world of literature, Karabo is a sought-after facilitator and panelist at literary events throughout the country.

Buhle Madulini

Buhle Madulini

The best bits from the world of sport with comment and conversation that is on point and off the cuff, presented by Buhle Madulini.

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 every weekday, but also a political analyst, 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.

Wasanga Mehana

Wasanga Mehana

Wasanga brings a conversational perspective to big issues and looks forward to connecting with and being challenged by his audience.

Tshego Modisane

Tshego Modisane

The House Party is hosted by Tshego Modisane between 18h00 and 21h00 every Saturday.

Azania Mosaka

Azania Mosaka

Azania Mosaka is a presenter on 702 each weekday.

Azania, who hails from Pimville in Soweto, studied for a BCom degree at Wits University before attending Vega School of Brand Communication. In addition to being a radio host, she is also a television presenter and MC with over a decade of broadcast experience.

Refiloe Mpakanyane

Refiloe Mpakanyane

Journalist and experienced broadcaster, Refiloe Mpakanyane, will be the new host of weekend breakfast between 6am and 10am on Saturdays and Sundays. Refiloe’s show will focus on the latest local and global trends in fashion and food, as well as what's happening in and around the diverse and lively Joburg neighbourhoods.

Refiloe will bring her unique take on issues affecting the listeners. Dynamic in her own way she has just under two decades of broadcasting experience and has a specific interest in weekend breakfast because of its laid back and expansive style.

Paul Mtirara

Paul Mtirara

Paul Mtirara was born in Johannesburg, called Switzerland home from an early age during the political unrest in this country. He stared his radio career at Tru FM in the Eastern Cape before moving to Metro FM. In addition to his radio work, Paul also holds an MBA from Milpark Business School.

Richard Nwamba

Richard Nwamba

Richard presents Africa In Song on Channel Africa. He is also an award-winning playwright and a former writer for Sawubona Magazine.

Stand In Presenter

While most of our shows will have regular hosts, we do sometimes have a variety of presenters stand in on a temporary basis.

Bruce Whitfield

Bruce Whitfield

Bruce Whitfield is the host of 702 Talk Radio and 567 Cape Talk's The Money Show.