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Three of ama celebrity alapha eMzansi have made it to the Forbes magazine list as Africa’s celebs to watch out this year.TV personality Bonang Matheba; comedian, Trevor Noah and Dj Sbu of Metro FM are reported to be the only celebs to make the list.
Speaking to Sowetan Live, Bonang said that this was a huge honour for her. "I never thought I'd ever make it to a Forbes list and being the only South African female to have made the list and to be among greats like Trevor Noah and DJ Sbu is an honour."
Funny man Trevor is outside the country, currently touring Oorkant eLondon where his show is reported to be a sold out affair. He is the first and only Mzansi comedian that has been able to land himself a gig on US television.
It was no surprise that iskhokho se TS Records, DJ Sbu made it in the list as he is a real Mzansi mover and shaker. Dj Sbu is also a host of TV Show, Friends Like These, currently aired on Saturday evenings by local TV channel, SABC 1, Mzansi Fo Sho!
By Siphiwo Nkonki
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