Lindi Sirame (born in the small village of Mukula) is a South African news anchor and TV broadcaster. She currently works at Metro FM after replacing Relebogile Mabotja.
She would be glad to have received this job as Lindi has been trying to get a Job on Metro FM.
|Place of birth||Mukula|
|Education||University of Johannesburg|
|Profession||News anchor and TV broadcaster|
Her place of birth is in the small village of Mukula, outside Thohoyandou in Venda.
The 29-year-old news anchor grew up under the care of her grandmother, who worked as a domestic worker in Bramley, Johannesburg.
She attended the University of Johannesburg where she studied Journalism.
Lindi is currently dating DJ Sabby, a popular radio personality who works at YFM. The lovebirds decided to take a further step in their relationship after having a son together.
“Sabby and I met at YFM. I was reading news on his show when he was still working weekends and we just connected instantly.
“He is extremely supportive and I always say I walk even taller because he’s by my side,” she says
Lindi Sirame and her boyfriend DJ Sabby shared the photos of their newborn on Instagram calling the baby boy their ‘biggest blessing.’
“At 11:20 today my biggest blessing to date arrived and emotions can never describe this moment.
“Happiness & love finally have a perfect picture for me and as you can see the joy on my face, this is literally the best day of my life,” Sabby’s caption reads.
“I thank God for choosing me to be Nkosingiphile Orifha a.k.a Ori Mtshali father.”
The couple is waiting for the right time to get married. According to them, it is not that they can not afford a wedding rather they are waiting for the right time.
They met at YFM and now have built a serious relationship so they could relate with each other struggle.
Sabby further noted that they went through a lot to find each other and that they are very comfortable right now.
Lindie also works as a co-host on Your View with JJ Tabane on Newzroom Afrika but she still places her radio career above.
“Television broadcasting is still a new element for me. I’m still learning and finding myself there but radio is my first love,” she said.
In 2010, she began her career as a newsreader on UJFM, formerly YFM.
Later she joined Kaya FM and according to her, she has always wanted to be a newsreader no other career option.
According to her, she has been trying to secure a job at Metro FM for a while.
“I’ve been trying to be part of the Metro FM family for some time now and I’m ecstatic to be a part of a new radio home,” she said. “It is one of many highlights of my career; it’s definitely right there at the top.”
Lindi Sirame has replaced Relebogile Mabotja at Metro FM. The news anchor scored a new gig as Mabotja’s replacement on the afternoon drive shows The Kings Suite with Sphectacula and DJ Naves.
“She is an entire radio award nominee, of course, there is pressure,” she confessed.
“I respect Relebogile immensely but I also think being my own biggest critic I have already piled up pressure of my own to make sure I grow and evolve in my new role.
“The station has described the new recruits as the new generation of broadcasters for the station, which means we are really here to set a new bar,” she said.
- Emmanuel Tjiya, “Metro FM gig a major triumph for Lindi Sirame“. Sowetan Live retrieved on 04-16-2020.
- “YFM DJ Sabby and Girlfriend Welcome First Child”. MTV retrieved on 04-16-2020.