Masechaba Ndlovu (born Masechaba Lekalake; 10 September 1983 in Zambian) is South African actress, TV producer, and presenter.
She is famous for presenting shows like Weekend Live, Into Africa, Afro Showbiz and eNews.
Masechaba was the host at One Day Leader, an SABC1 reality competition in 2011 & 2013.
- Name: Masechaba Ndlovu.
- Date of birth: 10 September 1983.
- Age: 36 years old.
- Nationality: South African.
- Profession: actress, TV producer, and presenter.
She earned a certificate in media studies. Masechaba majored in journalism, video broadcasting and public relations.
She carried out her formal skills and got further knowledge at Urban Brew Studios.
Masechaba became a studio anchor and video journalist for Into Africa. She co-presented the travel show on SABC Africa with Hlomla Dandala.
Masechaba was a researcher, content-producer and scriptwriter for the Into Africa.
Her first appearance was on SABC as a supporting actress on the soapie Generations. Later, she landed a lead role in the e.tv soapie Backstage (2003).
She has also presented many shows like That’I’Zak and Out of Box with Paul Viv.
Masechaba was a sports host on WWP, a wrestling show, for two (2) consecutive seasons.
She later moved to Reliable Slamdown, SABC1’s music show. In the show, she graced red carpets and interviewed local and international stars.
Masechaba appeared as a guest presenter on Live, SABC1’s Friday night live music programme.
She started the SABC Africa’s entertainment news programme, Afro Showbiz in 2006.
Later, she was publicly announced as the face of the Old Mutual Vukani Fashion Awards at the official press launch.
In 2007, Masechaba hosted the Vukani Fashion Awards and the African Pride Awards (2007).
She was a co-host at the SABC Africa On-screen film festival for two (2) consecutive years (2007-2008).
Masechaba was the host at the Highway Africa Awards ceremony in 2008. The ceremony was the largest gathering of African journalists in the world.
She was the host at Big Break Legacy SABC2 reality competition series in 2012 and hosted the e.tv game show I Love South Africa (2014).
She also started hosting Eksê: Let’s Talk with Masechaba Lekalake in 2013. She hosted the show alongside Tol A$$ Mo and Refilwe Modiselle on the OpenView HD channel eKasi+.
In 2014, Masechaba was the host on the e.tv game show I Love South Africa.
She got married to Vusi Ndlovu in 2015 and that changed her name to Masechaba Ndlovu when she started hosting the e.tv talk show The Big Debate.
Net worth & salary
She is on the list of the richest and most influential South Africa. Masechaba Ndlovu is estimated to have a net worth of US$1.65 million (2018).
Her salary ranges from US$10,000 to US$15,000 per show.