Morris ‘Maningi wa Ntamu’ Sibuyi’s return to midweeks. He takes over the Community diaries slot Ta Vaaki weekdays from 20:00 to 21:00.
Thembi ‘Thembzana Reloaded’ Thobela will now present the social content slot on Mondays to Thursdays from 22:00 to 00:00.
The popular adult content talk show Gongomela moves to 00:00 to 03:00 Mondays to Fridays. It will still be hosted by Risimati ‘N’wana n’wa Gee” Kwinika.
On Friday nights from 21:00 to 22:00, the station welcomes Nghwazi ya Mpfanganiso talent search runner-up Hope Lebese. She joins the on-air team as the new presenter for Youth ke Yona.
On Saturdays, Munghana Lonene FM listeners will welcome back seasoned broadcaster and household name Sydney Baloyi. He joins co-host Kulani ‘Ms. Kulie’ Hobyane and producer Themba ‘Techtonics’ Chauke for the Saturday breakfast show N’wayitelo wa Mugqibela from 07:00 to 09:00.
Quinton ‘The Qunitonizer’ Baloyi joins Foster ‘Mafosi – Try by force’ Chauke. They will present the station’s signature Xitsonga traditional music show Timitsu ta Xitsonga on Saturdays from 13:00 to 15:00.
Popular preacher Dr KS Maluleke will co-present the Sunday morning gospel show Sisimuka u vangama with Maningi wa Ntamu from 06:00 to 09:00. Dr Maluleke will also be based at the station’s Giyani satellite studios.
In addition, the station also welcomes two religious contributors namely Pastor AG Zitha popularly known as the ‘The Voice of Transformation’ for Christianity as well as Phendus Mashakeni for Rastafarian.
The station is also going to introduce profiling programmes on multi-platforms to celebrate the Vatsonga intellectual heritage. It will be hosted by Khalanga Pat Mathebula once every month.
“We are excited to introduce cutting-edge digital SABC+ platform’s which is incorporated int Munghana Lonene FM offerings. That has a mix of fresh new talent coupled with big industry names that will continue to offer listeners a great listening experience. Munghana Lonene FM also intends to live up to its brand promise by being a trendsetter in the broadcasting space,” said SABC Limpopo Combo Business Manager, Madikana Matjila.