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Katlego Maboe 's redemption.

Katlego Maboe born 29 October 1986 is a TV presenter, singer-songwriter and accountant.

He was consecutively awarded Best TV Presenter at the South African Film and Television Awards in 2015 and 2016.


He is also known for hosting the morning talk show Expresso on SABC 3 since its inception in 2010.

Maboe was born in Itsoseng, a township near Lichtenburg, and raised in the township of Ikageng, near Potchefstroom.


 He became a member of the North West Children's Choir in 1998 while attending Potchefstroom Central School.


He matriculated from Potchefstroom High School for Boys in 2004, and completed a Bachelor's degree in Chartered Accounting at North-West University in 2017.


He began co-hosting the magazine series 50/50 on SABC 2 before hosting Expresso on SABC 3 when the show launched in October 2010.


He has hosted the second season of Strictly Come Dancing South Africa.

 He has also hosted the South African Film and Television Awards in 2016 with Minnie Dlamini, and in 2017 with Thando Thabethe.


He hosted the eighth and ninth season of the reality television series Tropika Island of Treasure, which he also wrote and performed the theme song for.


His philanthropic work involves projects that focus on providing health and education in Cape Town. He rode the Cape Town Cycle Tour with doctor Michael Mol in 2011 and 2013, in order to raise funds for charity.


Maboe is trilingual and speaks fluent Afrikaans, English and Setswana.


From 2018 until 2020, he lived in Johannesburg with his wife, Monique Muller, and son Phoenix Katlego Maboe.

 In October 2020, it was revealed that Maboe had cheated on Muller and infected her with an STD that created issues with her fertility. Following a public outcry on social media as a result of this, he was pulled from most of his television jobs.

In September 2021, Katlego sued his estranged wife alongside SAFTAs for defamation of character and ruining his career.


Despite all the drama and scandal Maboe was in the past year , he has finally found himself again and he has recovered from it all thus he is back on social media according to the Citizen news paper Katlego is ready to take control of his life once again.

With optimistic posts on his Instagram posts it's pretty clear the past is behind him and he has found himself once again after a really swarthy past year and it seems he is going to make an epic comeback to the limelight .


A lesson to be learned from Katlego 's story is that forgiveness makes way for progress in a person 's life and that's exactly what Katlego did he was forgiven and he forgave himself now it's time to pick up from where he left off and make the most out of his second chance.

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