Sandile Sanza Tshabalala-Fakudze

Journalist, radio presenter and cook

Sanza is a journalist, radio presenter and cook.

He describes himself as a Jozi street poet, a Yeoville denizen, a Soweto-born son with roots in Swaziland. By day, Sanza works as a producer and journalist at Yfm. With Rudeboy Paul, he hosts a “cooking” midday weekday sports, arts and culture show. The young rasta also hosts Funda Sense (book reviews) as well as doing film and art reviews. He is a popular celebrity chef whose home venue is Troyeville’s Spaza Art gallery and his specialities are Sunday vegetarian food and desserts. Sanza has scooped a BBC Food series called Sanzalicious [shhh, in the pipeline].

Lunch Spot: Lito's Shack, Diepkloof, Soweto