Professional Journalists' Association

Steering Committee


Matuba Mahlatjie 

(SABC TV News, Johannesburg). 

Matuba Mahlatjie is started his journalism career in radio. Hosted his own campus radio show and the moved to Talk Radio 702. He later moved to the SABC’s news website as copy editor and writer. Two years later Matuba joined SABC News International as a producer and a presenter. Matuba has covered and generated stories for all SABC mediums i.e. radio, TV and online. matubaster (at) gmail (dot) com 

Billings Siwila 

(freelance TV presenter, Cape Town). 

I am a trained broadcast journalist and motivational speaker based in Cape Town. I have worked for a private television station broadcasting from Cape Town to the entire African continent and some parts of Europe. I am currently running a program called the, 'Voices of Inspiration' that becomes fully operational in July. The show will be broadcast on DOAN TV which is part of 25 other long standing channels on DStv channels. Besides, broadcast journalism, I work as a full time Actor/film maker. I also write for a British based motivational magazine called 'BETTER DAYS'. billingsmovies (at) gmail (dot) com