In a significant career move, Miss South Africa 2021, Lalela Mswane, is stepping into the world of television as the new co-host of SABC 1’s educational talk show, Daily Thetha. This exciting development comes as she replaces former host Nicolette Mashile and prepares for her debut on October 23, 2023.
Embracing the Opportunity
Expressing her enthusiasm for this new chapter, Lalela Mswane shared her excitement in an interview with The South African. “I am so elated to join the ‘Daily Thetha’ team and have been warmly embraced by the entire team. Being on set the past couple of weeks has brought me great joy and knowledge,” she stated. “I’m grateful to SABC 1 and the ‘Daily Thetha’ team for this wonderful opportunity and honored to be trusted with this role. I look forward to having daily conversations that build our beautiful South Africa.”
SABC 1’s Perspective
Ofentse Thinane, Channel Head of SABC 1, also expressed his anticipation for Lalela’s debut on the show. “Viewers will see a different side to Lalela than what she is known for. In hosting Daily Thetha, viewers will love how she connects and engages with the panel guests, the audiences, and Mxolisi. Daily Thetha is her first TV presenting gig, and we wish her well on her journey on the show.”
About Daily Thetha
Daily Thetha is an edgy, audience-driven, and educational talk show that seeks to inspire the youth of Mzansi. The show airs from Mondays to Thursdays at 10:30 am.
This talk show empowers South African youth to take charge of their lives where attitude plays a vital role. Its DNA is that of a social scientist and leans toward broadcasting for total citizen empowerment through a diverse content offering.
In this new role, Lalela Mswane is poised to contribute to thought-provoking discussions and engage the youth of South Africa in meaningful conversations on the show. As she steps into the realm of television presenting, she brings with her a wealth of experiences and a fresh perspective.
The anticipation for Lalela’s debut as a television presenter is palpable, and South African audiences eagerly await her first appearance on Daily Thetha on October 23, 2023.