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Jeremy Mansfield is back on radio – and South Africa is excited

Legendary radio presenter Jeremy Mansfield will reunite with former co-host Sam Cowen as he takes on his new role at Hot 91.9FM.

The star will be the host of the stations all-new breakfast show, Mansfield in the Morning.

Speaking about the opportunity in a statement to the press, Jeremy said: “I’ve always believed in the unifying power of laughter and creating shared value in the communities I serve. Here I get to do both.”

Hot 91.9FM Managing Director Lloyd Madurai says Jeremy will bring back the “fun element of morning radio”, adding: “Together, we will work with him to grow Hot Cares and ensure sustainability across our many community initiatives.”

Jeremy’s team will also consist of Simon Hill, John Walland, Karabo Yibe and award-winning producer Will Scott.

Mansfield in the Morning will air weekdays from 06:00 to 09:00 starting 1 November 2018.

The announcement comes after former breakfast show host Radio DJ Sasha Martinengo was dismissed.

During the breakfast show Martinengo said; “[And] people still listen to this monkey,” referring to EFF leader, Julius Malema. He was removed from the show shortly after.

News24 Reporter

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