Thando Thabethe is taking on the much coveted drive time slot on 5 FM, becoming the first female radio presenter to take on the slot on the radio station.
The actress and presenter will begin her afternoon drive hosting duties with Msizi James effective from the 1st of May.
The news comes as recent SABC radio station line up reshuffles have caused much furore and recent weeks, as the likes of Dj Fresh, Bonang Matheba, Unathi Msengana and Glen Lewis have all jumped ship from their radio stations.
SPHEctacula and Dj Naves on Tuesday also announced their departure from Metro FM as their PreParty show will be having its last day on air this coming Saturday.
Celebrities have reacted to Thando making history, taking to social media to congratulate her
First female to do the @5FM Drive time slot @Thando_Thabethe ?????? Yaaaassss honey! Slay, dominate, devastate!!!! pic.twitter.com/Mghy1nX5UG
— Dineo Moeketsi (@therealdineo) April 26, 2017
Yes! About damn time…#GoGetThem. The money should be as good as they paid the boys too or closer. #EqualPay in our lifetime. https://t.co/gLJEw2T0cG
— Penny Lebyane (@PennyLebyane) April 26, 2017