The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has announced that Mmoni Seapolelo will take over as acting spokesperson for the public broadcaster until the end of 2019.

She replaces Vuyo Mthembu who was acting for close to eight months.

Mthembu is stepping down following the conclusion of her acting period on first November.

The public broadcaster has thanked Mthembu for her hard work and dedication.

Seapolelo will act as SABC spokesperson with immediate effect until 31st of December 2019.

She has 11 years’ experience, in the communications environment and holds a honours degree in communications.