THE STATION OF THE GODS SCOOPS ANOTHER AWARD NOMINATION
Written by Qello Mapanya on July 20, 2020
TransAfrica Radio (Mo’Afrika Wa Mokgathi) has been honored with a nomination for the 4th Mzansi Jazz Awards in South Africa! In the category of the Best Radio Station Playing Jazz Music
Presenter extraordinaire Mo’Africa wa Mokhathi is the host of Jazz Sessions, (airing every Sunday 08:00-11:00 am C.A.T) is your early Sunday morning scoop of serenity emitted through idilic symphonies of carefully selected Jazz bars setting the ambience for meaningful conversation with the leading African jazz maestros and contributors to Africa’s creative and arts sector.
An award winning Radio Presenter and Content Producer MoAfrica wa Mokhathi boosts 10 years in radio broadcasting, She believes in the power of radio being the social catalyst and medium to tackle many social ills. The nomination is in the public voting category. Fans in South Africa can vote for Transafrica radio by SMS to 40439 followed by the keyword ZaJazz BR2
The awards celebration is scheduled for 29 August 2020 at World Of Yamaha in Sandton City, Johannesburg. South Africa.
ABOUT Mo’Afrika Wa Mokgathi
MoAfrika wa Mokgathi South African born multifaceted artist whose artistic Journey dates back to over two decades ago. Her many talent hats include being a Writer, Poet, Author, Performer, Translator, Curator, Cultural activist, and Band leader.
Her debut poetry collection “My tongue is a rainbow “2019 was launched in Washington DC (USA) in April 2019, it sold out during the #AzaniaToDC Tour and cultural exchange.
21 Years later her fusion of poetry and music from Jazz, soul to Kiba vocals and rhymes has ushered her to headline an impressive list of literary events and festivals in China, USA, South Africa and Sweden.
Some of her works have been featured in community and online publications, including “To breath into another voice “a jazz poetry collection edited by Myesha Jenkins (2017).
Listen to one of the interviews hosted on the show, go to Transafrica radio soundcloud for more