It is almost that time again when radio stations are making changes. Accordiing to Entertain Reporter, Phil Mphela Metro FM has hired Somizi Mhlongo again. Somizi will be back at the station with 2 jobs, he will be co-hosting the bridge with Khutso Theledi from Monday to Fridays 09:00 till 12:00, Somizi will be leading the #AskAMan segment. He will also co-host Weekend Breakfast Sounds Good with Matt Elle.
Social media users were unhappy with Metro FM’s decisions as they felt that young talent should be given a chance. Many were not happy that Somizi was coming back to the station and threatened to stop listening, while others just wished that young raw talent could be given a chance as they want to hear new voices on the radio. Read comments from social media below:
@AdvocateMpohla wrote, “Wow the numbers must be really bad for them to go this low. This is a really desperate move. There are many talented pure radio people at Metro who have done a great job standing in that slot before and during DJ Sabi’s time. They went for fame Vs radio talent.”
@DJHousetSA wrote, “This is the year metro FM is gonna loose liners so bad the only show that’s gonna bring numbers is the touchdown other than that it’s garbage. sad Marian is underrated as always.”