Our team

Lucas Ledwaba – Editor and Publisher

Ledwaba is a journalist and author with extensive experience in print media. He has been awarded locally and internationally for his feature writing. He is also a photographer and documentary film maker.

e-mail – mukurukuru@mukurukuru.co.za

Tshepiso Mabula – Photojournalist

Tshepiso Mabula ka Ndongeni is a photojournalist and the 11th recipient of the prestigious Tierney Fellowship. She studied photojournalism and documentary photography at the market photo workshop.


Lolo Maphophe- Media Manager

Lolo Maphophe is an experienced media relations practitioner and journalist. Her career spans over 20 years working in the corporate sector and government. She has worked for the GCIS, NEMISA, SITA and IBM.

e-mail – lolo@mukurukuru.co.za

Gugulethu KhumaloTrainee Journalist

Gugu Khumalo is a trainee journalist. He recently graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand. She will be doing her honours in journalism in 2021


Nontsokolo MhlotshanaColumnist

Nontsokolo Mhlotshana is a cultural policy management masters degree student at University of Witwatersrand. She is a researcher; qualified teacher and training drama-therapist.