[LISTEN] Friday profile: Funnyman Kagiso Lediga

After producing the Pure Monate Show, Kagiso Lediga together with co-executive producer Loyiso Gola put together the groundbreaking Late Nite News which was nominated for an International Emmy Award.

This is only one of his many accolades.

Lediga recently worked with John Robbie as his coach for Comedy Central's 'Famous Last Words'.

READ: John Robbie tries his hand at comedy

Listen to his conversation with Azania Mosaka to find out more about one of South Africa's leading comedians.

The one thing with stand up is the only way to learn it is by doing it. It is one of those things you have to be doing all the time.

Kagiso Lediga, comedian

The more yourself you are the better.

Kagiso Lediga, comedian

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