Andy Maqondwana (born 4 August) is a South African radio presenter, voice-over artist, podcaster, and MC. She has over ten years of experience in the broadcast and media industry.
The radio personality started as a presenter on Stellenbosch-based station MFM 92.6. She has contributed a lot to the broadcast industry. Radio listeners love her for her bubbly personality, and her work has received applause.
Andy has been at Kfm 94.5 since 2015. She appeared in a Netflix podcast, Never Late: African Time. The podcast discusses Africa’s celebrated personalities.
The radio personality entertains Kaya listeners on her weekday midday show, Feel Good with Andy Maqondwana, from 12:00 and 15:00.
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The broadcaster now works at a prominent commercial radio station in South Africa – Kaya 959.
Transitioning from a community radio station to a commercial radio station was smooth for Andy because she knew the basics.
Maqondwana studied BSc Honors in Psychology at Stellenbosch University.
Andy joined the radio industry as a presenter and honed her skills at Stellenbosch-based station MFM 92.6.
In 2015, she became an overnight presenter at Kfm 94.5. Eventually, she began presenting late nights and then on the Sunday Weekend Breakfast show.
Feel Good with Andy Maqondwana is her weekday midday show where she engages listeners. Weekend listeners also get to stay tuned to her show Reloaded with Andy from 15:00 to 18:00.
The radio presenter joined the media company Primedia Broadcasting in May 2016. After working with them for almost three years, she left in March 2021.
During her years in the broadcast industry, Andy has interacted with notable personalities. She has had the opportunity of interacting with Ntsiki Mazwai.
On Weekdays, from 9 am to midday, Andy entertains listeners with the biggest hits from the 947 playlist. She also dishes out the freshest lifestyle content and relationship conversations.
When she is not on the radio, Andy is also a talented Master of Ceremony (MC). She has MCed many events, ceremonies, and occasions since 2015.
Among others, Andy has performed in the following events:
- LEADSA conference
- Tevin Campbell Concert
- Divas of Dance concert
- High School Band Slam
- RLabs Youth Unconference
Voice Over Artist
Another skill on her CV is being a talented voice-over artist. She has voiced for many projects and has worked with several media companies such as:
- Sanlam ESD
- True Love Magazine TVC
- CapeTalk RC
- PPS Radio, IVR
Appearing on a Netflix Africa podcast series is her first on-screen production. She and Zweli Mbhele from 947 Radio host the podcast Never Late | African Time. The five-episode podcast features notable African celebrities.
Andy Maqondwana won the Radio DJ of the Year at the 2021 VN Global Media and Entertainment Awards.
The award celebrates stars from Africa in the Entertainment and Media industry. It took place at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cape Town.