Nongcebo Vukile McKenzie is from KwaMadlala, in Port Shepstone on the KwaZulu Natal South Coast, Nongcebo Vukile McKenzie is a radio presenter on Ukhozi FM.
Nongcebo Vukile McKenzie pursued her studies in a Bachelor of Commerce (Business Management and Economics) at the University of KwaZulu Natal and later through UNISA, where she also obtained her BA in Communication Science. She holds an MBA from the University of Stellenbosch Business School.
Having started her career in Training and Skills Development in the corporate sector; Nongcebo’s on-air radio journey began in 2005, on the KZN regional radio station Gagasi 99.5FM. She later moved to the SABC’s Ukhozi FM, where she has been since 2008 as a producer and on-air presenter.
Nongcebo is also a voice over artist with an extensive portfolio of voice-over work, for various television programmes and in house corporate production material.
As a sought after MC, Nongcebo has hosted functions such as the Ethekwini Living Legends Awards, the Annual Durban Business Fair Gala Dinner and presented awards at various award ceremonies such as the Crown Gospel Awards and the South African Traditional Music Awards (SATMA).
Nongcebo is the founder of WordArt Communications , the Sports Health & Fitness Exchange , is a former member and Vice Chair of the Executive Committee of the Business Women’s Association and is Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of the University of Zululand Foundation.
Nongcebo is co-owner of Terno Productions, a Durban based production company, which specialises in television production and produces Creature Club for SABC 3,
Her passion for education development, particularly in rural areas, led to Nongcebo founding Khanyisa Development Trust; a not-for-profit organisation that has been working to enhance the quality of education in rural schools in KwaZulu Natal since its inception in 2007.
Nongcebo is also the founder of WordArt Communications, which offers services in three key areas of communications; Integrated Media Communication, Corporate Communication Strategy Development and Implementation as well as Reputation Management
In fulfilling the expectations of her roles, Nongcebo makes the most of the most of what life has to offer, living her life with passion and to the fullest.