Kgomotso Monyai / Radio Show Host

Kgomotso Monyai shows

The Main Switch

VOW FM’s breakfast show

Age: 24

What is your hometown? Dobsonville

Which institution/college did you go to? University of Witwatersrand

What did you study? Theatre and Performance

What show are you currently doing?The Mainswitch

What time? 7am-9am

What inspired you to join radio? My father’s obsession with radio.

Not having a TV at home for a whole year, and being forced to listen to radio which eventually ignited a love for radio from a broadcaster’s perspective than a listener’s.

Who is your favourite all time broadcaster? Azania Mosaka

What’s the one quote you live by? Definitions belong to the definers & not the defined- Toni Morrison

What’s been your best and worst moment on air? My best moment on air goes to the interview with DJ Sphectular, specifically during his introduction where he mentioned that he was once a VOWFM Breakfast presenter and what followed after was a loud, emotionally-charged and excited “Ooooooh” moment that we all shared.

My worst experience on air was recently during the passing of the Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini Instead of saying his name, I said Mangosuthu Buthulezi was the one who had passed; a reckless  mistake.

What’s the funniest thing you have ever heard? I laugh everyday so this is difficult to answer.

Game night or movie night? Definitely Game Night!

What’s the most played song on your music playlist?  DBN- Khuza Gogo

What was the last lie you told? I don’t eat enough fish to remember all of this

If you had to pick an age that you would be for the rest of your life, which age would that be and why?Hmm, Let me think about that.

Name your favourite equipment /tool you use on air? The Desk

Who is your go to person for anything and everything in life?Other than God? The mother.

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