GET TO KNOW ZURAIDA
HOME TOWN: Born in Brits, Zuraida currently lives in Johannesburg.
YOU MAY KNOW HER
FROM: Zuraida hosted her own radio show on Good Hope FM, and was 5FM’s first female to host a daytime weekday radio show. Some of her television hosting credits include reality-TV show
Big Brother, Woza Weekend and Top Billing. She also won the first season of South Africa’s version of the television dancing show Strictly Come Dancing.
FAMILY FUN: This vibrant personality shares her life with her husband, creative director and producer for television and theatrical shows Josh Lindberg, the son of South African entertainment legends Des and Dawn. Zuraida and Josh are parents to daughter Zaria, 9, and son Shia, 7.
ACADEMIC CRED: The mom of two headed to varsity at 39 to study pyschology. She graduated earlier this year with her bachelor’s degree and is currently busy with her honours year in psychology.