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AC­TRESS and pre­sen­ter Relebogile Mabotja has landed a per­ma­nent gig on Talk Ra­dio 702 af­ter al­most two years of fill­ing in for other presenters on sev­eral night shows.

As of to­mor­row, the mul­ti­tal­ented Mabotja will host the sta­tion s early break­fast show.

Mabotja, who is also a singer and pro­ducer, will be on the air­waves from 3am to 6am.

She says she is de­lighted about her new job be­cause her par­ents used to lis­ten to the sta­tion when she was grow­ing up.

I am very ex­cited be­cause it s like a dream come true, not just for me but for my par­ents as well,” she says.

Her in­ter­est in ra­dio be­gan when her fans sug­gested she could be good on ra­dio.

I thought let me give it a shot and I def­i­nitely wanted to do talk (ra­dio) be­cause I wanted to say more and have big­ger con­ver­sa­tions.”

Mabotja says she has al­ways been drawn to the sta­tion be­cause it does talk ra­dio bet­ter than any­one else.

I like that they can talk about any­thing live cur­rent af­fairs, pol­i­tics and life­style. So there is some­thing for ev­ery­one, she says.

She prom­ises her lis­ten­ers a fun way of start­ing the day.

Sta­tion man­ager Thabisile Mbete is con­vinced that the bub­bly Mabotja will bring her keen in­ter­est in so­cial dy­nam­ics to the fore as she en­gages with the lis­ten­ers.

Relebogile brings her big per­son­al­ity and her own fol­low­ing to early morn­ings,” Mbete says.

We think she will con­nect well with the au­di­ences and has the en­ergy to help wake up Gaut­eng.” Mabotja was a pre­sen­ter of

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