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Tuesday, 26 March 2024 14:44

Radio maestro Nothemba Madumo joins Primedia Broadcasting.

By Lehlohonolo Lehana.

With a distinguished career steeped in great enthusiasm for jazz and an unwavering dedication to broadcasting excellence, former Metro FM host Nothemba Madumo has joined Primedia to host a new jazz show.

Mzo Jojwana, Chief Content Officer, welcomed Madumo, saying, "The 702 family has always had a deep affinity and love for jazz. We are incredibly excited to welcome Nothemba and look forward to enriching our listeners' Sunday evenings with her passion for this genre."

Madumo has been a respected presence in the South African jazz fraternity, captivating audiences as the producer and host of a celebrated jazz music showcase on Metro FM (SABC). 

Echoing similar sentiments, Tessa van Staden, CapeTalk Station Manager said, "Cape Talk is delighted to welcome Nothemba Madumo to our team. We believe her expertise and passion for jazz will resonate strongly with our audiences, adding a new dimension to our Sunday programming line-up."

Expressing her enthusiasm for her new appointment at Primedia Broadcasting, Madumo remarked, "I am thrilled to embark on this exciting journey with 702 and CapeTalk and to share the vibrant world of jazz music. I look forward to immersing ourselves in the endless possibilities of jazz, where every tune is a journey and every listener a fellow adventurer. Jazz lovers will concur that - Jazz emerges as the golden thread connecting diverse souls, defying boundaries, transcending linguistical barriers and cultural confines to resonate with the essence of humanity”.

Madumo's highly anticipated jazz extravaganza will grace the airwaves of 702 and CapeTalk every Sunday from 6pm to 9pm, debuting on 7 April.