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Cathy Mohlahlana

News Anchor
South Africa

Cathy Mohlahlana is an award-winning broadcast journalist and news anchor for South Africa’s leading 24hr news channel eNews Channel Africa. She currently hosts the primetime evening news slot NewsNight, between 18h00 and 20h30 on DSTV403 daily.

During her time at eNCA, Cathy has hosted the eTV evening primetime bulletin and covered high profile stories including the life of Nelson Mandela and the Oscar Pistorius Murder trial.

Cathy began her career as a reporter and radio anchor for Talk Radio 702’s Eyewitness News and Kaya FM. In 2009 she won the National Press Club Radio Journalist of the Year Award. In 2012, she was selected to take part in the CNN Journalism Fellowship.

In 2014, Cathy was selected as a fellow for US President Barack Obama's Young African Leaders Initiate. She’s also been named by Destiny magazine as one of the top 40 women under 40 in 2015 and in 2017, as a one of South Africa’s Most Influential Young people by Avance Media.

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