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Thobela FM kids presenter JJ Menu has died

The SABC has confirmed that Johanna Seboishi Seloga, better known as JJ Menu has died at age 39.
Johanna Seboishi Seloga passed away on Monday. Source: Thobela FM.
Johanna Seboishi Seloga passed away on Monday. Source: Thobela FM.

The Thobela FM kids show presenter died on Monday in hospital following an illness.

JJ Menu who hails from Mokopane in Limpopo has been with the station since 2007 where she has presented many shows. Some of these include: Thoba Matswalo, and Re mmogo.

Her most popular show was a Sunday Show called Lesang bana , she also produced the programme Moremogolo.

Limpopo combo business manager Madikana Matjila says: “We all are hurt by JJ's passing and wish to send our heartfelt condolences to the family and all our listeners. We hurt also that millions of children and families have lost a servant, as JJ delivered with passion our children's religions programming, as well as our all-time favourite Moremogolo where she served as a producer. We wish to lastly thank all our listeners for sending us their messages of support in this difficult time.”

She leaves behind her two children.

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