Who is Cathy Mohlahlana? She is a South African award-winning news reporter and anchor. Cathy is well known for being one of the most famous eTV news presenters of all time. Apart from this, what else do you know about the star?
Even though she is no longer one of the eNCA presenters, Cathy is still remembered by many for her time at the channel. At the moment, she works for Newzroom Afrika. Here are more details about the anchor.
- Name: Cathy Mohlahlana
- Occupation: Broadcast Journalist/ TV Anchor/ Radio Presenter
- High school: Capricon High School
- Alma mater: Wits University
- Degree obtained: Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Political Sciences
The anchor leads quite a private life. As such, details of Cathy Mohlahlana age are not known to the public. Information about her family is also not in the public domain.
The only thing that is known about her early life is that she moved to Polokwane when she was just six years old in order to attend a boarding school.
Cathy Mohlahlana education and qualifications
She went to Capricon High School. During her time in high school, she was actively involved in public speaking and debating, and this is what might have motivated her to pursue a career in journalism. She was also a member of the Model United Nations, which exposed her to the world of diplomacy and international relations.
She attended Wits University, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations and Political Sciences.
Cathy began her career as an online copywriter and radio anchor. She was discovered during the end of her first year at Wits University by Radio 702.
She kicked off her career by taking on the roles of a reporter and radio anchor for Radio 702’s Eyewitness News and Kaya FM.
For a couple of years, she worked for eNCA (eNews Channel Africa) and covered issues of national importance. Is Cathy Mohlahlana still with eNCA? No. In March last year, she, together with Thulasizwe Simelane, left eNCA(DStv Channel 403). The reasons why the eNCA anchors left the channel are still unknown. Simelane and Cathy’s last day on the channel was 29th March 2019.
Currently, Cathy works for Newzroom Afrika (DStv channel 405). She hosts Newz@Prime between 6:00 pm and 9:00 pm daily. She also hosts Editor’s Choice on Sunday mornings.
- 2009, National Press Club Radio Journalist of the Year award
- 2012, she took part in the CNN Journalism Fellowship.
- In 2014, she was selected as a fellow for former US President Barack Obama’s Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI).
Is Cathy Mohlahlana married?
It is unknown whether a Cathy Mohlahlana boyfriend exists or whether she is married. The journalist has done an excellent job of keeping her private life away from the public eye.
Cathy Mohlahlana contact details
Here are her contact details.
- Twitter account: Her Twitter handle is @CathyMohlahlana
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The anchor does not have a Cathy Mohlahlana Instagram account.
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Cathy Mohlahlana is a broadcast journalist, TV anchor, and radio presenter who is making strides in the journalism field in South Africa. When she is not on TV, she works as a moderator, MC, and facilitator or chairperson in South African corporate stages.