Based: Johannesburg

Thabile Ngwato is a South African broadcaster and Co Founder of Newzroom Afrika a 24-hour News Channel on DSTV broadcasting on Channel 405.

Thabile Ngwato has previously worked as an SABC presenter and producer. The Popular news anchor left the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) in 2018. She first anchored prime time news with Peter Ndoro in after her Sisterhood journey.

Her journey started at YFM and moving into television was a natural progression for the 24-year-old. She also presented the educational youth show Sistahood on Etv between 2012 and 2013.

The broadcaster currently holds several active directorships at Rapid Innovation, Rapid Innovation Investments, and Ngwato Nkosi Holdings.

She was also previously a director at TN Media.


Some of her highlights as an MC or Facilitator include moderating for the likes of:

  • Nestlé’s SLT Conference – December 2017
  • City of Ekurhuleni: Transport Strategic Sessions – November 2017
  • Deloitte Alumni colloquium – Johannesburg – August 2017
  • Tshwane Youth Talk – June 2017
  • Deloitte Africa Outlook – London – January 2017
  • French/SA Business Forum – November 2016
  • City of Joburg Financial year-end gala – July 2016
  • Agri-business Forum March 2016

Fluent in English, Afrikaans, Sepedi , Sesotho, isiZulu and Xhosa, Thabile lends her voice to various commercial and corporate projects including those for:

    • Standard Bank
    • Boardman’s
    • FNB
    • SASOL
    • SEDA
    • African Bank
    • National Elections 2014 and Municipal elections.