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New kid on the block to rep Africa at Nickelodeon

Channel makes history as it ropes in first African presenter

Emmanuel Tjiya S Mag Editor-in-chief

Newcomer Lerai Rakoditsoe is making history as the first face on the continent to front a show on kids channel Nickelodeon Africa.

Sowetan has learnt that in an effort to open the industry, ViacomCBS Networks Africa will today unveil the 18-year-old born in Bassonia, south of Johannesburg, as the channel’s first African presenter...

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