Thabile Ngwato

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Thabile Ngwato
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Born Thabile Ngwato
1990 (age 30–31)
Mpumalanga, South Africa
  • News Anchor
  • Producer
  • TV Personality
  • Radio Personality
  • Businesswoman
Years active 2012 - to date
Known for SABC News former anchor
Newzroom Afrika co-founder

Thabile Ngwato is a South African journalist, news anchor and businesswoman. She started her career on the Johannesburg youth radio station YFM, in late 2013 she had a brief stint on the etv youth programming block Craz-e. Thabile Ngwato joined SABC News where she served as a news anchor and news producer until 2018 when she began work on her own 24 hour news channel Newzroom Afrika which she owns though her company Rapid Innovation Investments.

Social Media

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Newzroom Afrika

Thabile Ngwato is the co-owner of the 24 hour news channel, Newzroom Afrika, with partner Thokozani Nkosi. The channel was announced by MultiChoice in late August 2018 after ANN7's contract was not renewed in the wake of a Gupta Saga. Newzroom Afrika went live on the 1st of May 2019 on DSTV channel 405 with former eNCA news anchor Cathy Mohlahlana working alongside sports anchor Marc Lewis.

Later that evening Thabile Ngwato and her partner Thokozani Nkosi were live on air as guest to discuss the channel and how it intended to set itself apart from competitors.

Personal Life

Thabile Ngwato was romantically linked to former Orlando Pirates F.C. and Kaizer Chiefs captain Jimmy Tau.

She was also linked to Economic Freedom Fighters heavyweight Floyd Shivambu to which she was quoted saying, " There was never a relationship to begin with. Please, stop asking me about Floyd. I don’t discuss my private life in newspapers. You’re writing the story. You should know. I don’t know what you’re talking about."


  1. Bona, Thabile Ngwato shares her beauty secrets, 21 August 2019
  2. Sunday World/ Sowetan LIVE, Egos hamper SABC show's line-up, 21 August 2019
  3. MSN, Thabile Ngwato Willing To Fight Gender Inequality, 21 August 2019
  4. Sowetan LIVE, New kid on the news front exudes freshness, experience, 21 August 2019
  5. Sowetan LIVE, NewzRoom Afrika launches on DStv, 21 August 2019
  6. Sowetan LIVE, NewzRoom Afrika launches on DStv, 21 August 2019
  7. Sowetan LIVE, Meet the team behind the new DStv channel Newzroom Afrika, 21 August 2019
  8. Citizen, Jimmy Tau moves on from failed engagement ‘to SABC newsreader’ , 21 August 2019
  9. Daily Sun, Tau finds love in the arms of Thabile!, 21 August 2019
  10. OK Mzansi, 5 Facts You Need To Know About Thabile Ngwato, 21 August 2019
  11. IOL, SABC news bids farewell to Thabile Ngwato, 21 August 2019
  12. Daily Sun, FAREWELL TO FLOYD!, 21 August 2019
  13. Twitter, @ThabileNgwato, 21 August 2019


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