UNATHI BATYASHE-FILLIS

Unathi Batyashe-Fillis is a Kimberlite who swopped her hometown for Johannesburg a few years ago � and how she has sparkled. She is currently a journalist at Highveld Stereo, but also reports for stablemate 702's Eyewitness News. Before that, she was the co-anchor of a national government programme featuring the country's ministers and leading politicians, during the opening of Parliament in 2005. Batyashe-Fillis, who began her career at the Diamond Fields Advertiser, presents and co-produces PSL Kings and is the voice behind SuperSport's soccer programme, Up the Bucs. Together with her husband, Denzil Fillis, she is involved in translating the works of Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho into Xhosa and Zulu. The couple has a five-month-old daughter, Khanyi.

LUNCH SPOT:Moyo's, Melrose Arch; Nambitha, Soweto