MC | Radio & TV Presenter | DJ
Revered as the man with the magic behind the microphone, Thabo “T” Mokwele has been blessed with Business Acumen to admire, a Philanthropic persuasion and the glorious Gift of the Gab.
With a successful Career following his passionate penchant for Radio, Thabo, or T-Bose as he is affectionately known, has been in the Commercial Broadcasting Business since 1997, and has explored an array of Avenues on the Airwaves. He started out at YFM , and two years later, he became the best Wake Up call, with his Breakfast Show on Metro FM. This is a Personality who has contributed greatly to redefining Radio in South Africa, across a spectrum of Stations. T-Bose traded in being the Early Bird, and instead became the Night Owl, keeping Listeners company on the Late Show. He built an impressively large Listenership, and earned the timeless Title of “Motho wa Batho” – the People’s Person.
In 2006, T-Bose joined Kaya FM, and currently boasts “The Best T in the City,” with his weekly Show of the same name.
This is a Headliner with a Heart, and over and above contributing to the medium of Radio in an immeasurable manner, He is the Founder of Friends of T-Bose Education Foundation (FOTEF), an Organisation that has tasked itself with funding Tertiary Education for Students from Rural and impoverished Backgrounds; as well as building and equipping Learning Facilities such as Laboratories and Libraries in Rural Communities.
T-Bose has a voice that heralds his Personality, Pizzazz and Passion, whilst he serves up “The Best T in the City.” When he’s not making magic behind the microphone, this Revolutionary of Radio certainly has a way with a live Audience.
A celebrated Emcee, T-Bose has his Audiences, young and old, captivated by his Charm and Charisma. He has been recognised as a Role Model to whom his Audiences can relate and aspire. T-Bose is a very passionate Speaker and Practitioner of the application of Knowledge, especially in the areas of Change Management, Organisational Development, Leadership, Governance and General Management; Marketing Strategies and Business Development and Entrepreneurship and Youth Development.
His immense Popularity has deemed him as one of the most prominent Speakers elected to address Youth Organisations and Tertiary Institutions, in both the Private and Public Sector.
T-Bose is familiar with Tertiary Institutions, having spent a fair amount of time building a firm Foundation upon which to catapult his Careers in both Business and Broadcasting. He holds a Diploma in Executive Development Program (EDP) from the University of South Africa – School of Business Leadership; a Diploma in Management Development Program (MDP) from the University of South Africa – School of Business Leadership (UNISA- SBL); a Certificate in Marketing Management from the UNISA Centre for Business Management (UNISA- CBM) and a National Diploma in Chemical Engineering from the Tshwane University of Technology.
When T-Bose is not on Air, he has an air about him, as the dynamic Director of Bosa-Mmogo Holdings: a Materials Handling and Investment Company and T-bose Productions: A Media Productions Company with interests in Communications and related Sectors.
A Magnitude of Success under his belt, yet this Entrepreneur, Emcee, Award winning Broadcaster, Businessman, Philanthropist, Husband and father with a velvet Voice and infectious Energy; remains Grounded and Gracious.
From Engineering to Executive Development, T-Bose is a Man who Leads by Example, and doesn’t need his Diploma in Leadership to make his mark in Broadcasting and Business. He has already built a Legacy to leave for Generations to come. With his Personable Disposition, Dynamism and Drive, it’s not difficult to see why he has such a Dedicated Following.