Uveka Rangappa is an afternoon-drive news anchor on Alex Jay's show on 94.7 Highveld Stereo. She started her career at the SABC in 1996 and worked at the broadcaster for almost five years before moving on to anchor the morning news programme Newsbreak on Lotus FM until 2001. During this time, she also wrote a column for community newspaper Eye. In May 2001, Rangappa joined the East Coast Radio team in Durban. SheThird served as morning anchor on Daryll Illbury's breakfast show until March 2002. She also hosted a current affairs programme called Newswatch in Focus. After a year at East Coast Radio, she joined Talk Radio 702 as the drive-time news anchor on David O'Sullivan Show. She also anchored breakfast news during the week on the morning show any place with good The hosted by John Robbie. Among the stories she covered were features on post-war Iraq. Apart from her job at Highveld, she hosts

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