Public broadcaster SABC2 has announced radio, reality television and media personality Lethabo Lejoy Mathatho as the new presenter of their investigative, current affairs show Leihlo La Sechaba.
Not new to television, Lejoy boasts a 13 year career in radio as well as hosting Mzansi Magic’s reality series, Ingane Yam - a series that narrated the stories of parents who, after years of procrastination, introduce their children from the past to their spouses and families to help the children get a sense of belonging.
She also hosted “Talk To Me”, a show aimed at tapping into the lives of ordinary South Africans and public figures, getting to know their stories and exploring various ideologies. Lejoy also made an appearance on the SABC1 soapie “Skeem Saam”.
And now she will join Leihlo La Sechaba - a show produced by SABC News, meaning an "eye of the nation" which is set to tackle issues related to community development, politics, economics as well as topics of interest for all South Africans.
In her 13 years in the media, Lejoy has also worked on radio as an on-air personality, with ample experience in producing, hosting, managing programmes and a role as deputy news editor. She has worked for Jacaranda FM, Capricorn FM as well as Thobela FM.
Leihlo La Sechaba is broadcast every Mondays at 20:30 CAT only on SABC 2 (DStv channel 192).