Thabile Ngwato is a South African business lady and media personality. She is popularly known as a former anchor at the 24hour news channel SABC News.

Thabile Ngwato was born in May 1990 in Mpumalanga. Besides her other professions she is a radio personality, producer and a journalist.


Ngwato started her journey at YFM, a youth radio station based in Johannesburg. She later joined’s youth programming block craze-e.

Thabile co-founded Newzroom Afrika a 24 hour news channel on DStv that covers news from South Africa, the region, Africa and the world at large.

Following the closure of ANN7 a 24 hour news channel owned by the Giptas, Thabile Ngwato and Thokozani Nkosi made the bidding to have their Newzroom Afrika replace ANN7.

The firm was first announced in 2018 by Multichoice after ANN7’s contract failed to renew following the Gupta scandal.

Newzroom Afrika opened it’s doors on the 1st of May 2019 and can be streamed on DStv ch405. Ngwato also enjoys the position of being head of Ngwato Nkosi Holdings, Rapid Innovation and Rapid Innovation Investments.