The Super African: Lerato Mbele
| Date of Birth :|| Jun 2nd, 1977
| Age :||46 Years old
One of the most popular news presenters around the world, Lerato Mbele is a gem of a person. A popular choice and the spearhead of the African Business Report on the BBC World News, Learto is known for her remarkable interviewing, hosting and even her presentation skills which are like none other. For years and years, Lerato had been the major host of the show Newsday on the BBC World Service. She has hence been a hardworking and an inspiring personality to the women around the world.
Lerato was born in the year 1977 and her date of birth, as recorded is in June 2nd. This makes her 40 years of age as of now. She is a South African and is of black ethnicity. She has South African citizenship. She spent most part of her childhood in South Africa. She was born to parents who hail from the Zulu as well as the Tswana tribes. She had a rather hard childhood even though her parents worked really hard for her.
Regarding her education, Lerato Mbele did her schooling form a local school in her area. She had a bachelor’s degree in majoring politics and also in international relations from the University Of Cape Town in South Africa. Later she did and completed her Masters from the University of London with a degree in Developmental studies. From her childhood itself, she had a lot of interests in the world and the dynamics.
Regarding her career, her education laid the foundation for it. She started her career in Journalism as a member of the South African Broadcasting Corporation back in the year 1999. She was the host as well as the news anchor for news that would come at 10. She worked there for some year and impressed everyone with her works and her feats in what she did. After her work at the SABC, she joined the CNBC Africa as one of the primary business presenters in the year 2007. She was the host of some major programs that would feature in the channel and were related to business and economy. Her shows would include the ones such as the World Economic Forum.
Lerato made her way into the European continent by entering the BBC News to support the launch and also the presentation of the Newsday which aired on the BBC World Service. The talented journalist was critically acclaimed and nominated by the World Economic Forum as the Young Global Leader for her work and her achievements.
In the present context, she is the presenter and the anchor of the weekly program called the Business Report. The report show, which airs on the television talks about different countries’ economies. She is also usually seen interviewing authorities people on BBC World News and on similar relevant issues also on the World Business Report.
The aspects of her personal life is a mystery to the whole world. Unlike her professional life in which she is open and talking all the way around, her personal life is just the opposite of it. She is at her age of marriage and over as well but still has not thought of having her own family till now. She enjoys staying alone and secretly and has not disclosed anything to the media regarding anything. There have been no rumors till now regarding anything about her affairs or any relationships.
Lerato Mbele is present on the social media nevertheless we don’t see her that active on the media. She has her twitter account where she shares and comments on a lot of things. But unlike others, she is rather quiet.
Lerato has had a quite good career in the field of Journalism. She has managed to add a good sum of money but her net worth is said to be in thousands. We really hope believe it will reach around a million soon. We wish her well.