About me


I’m Khwezi Magwaza a digital content professional based in New York City. I am currently the Editorial Director for the Audacious Project at TED. I was the Editor in Chief of Seventeen South Africa, and have worked in digital content, strategy and marketing for Primedia Broadcasting, BET News,  Girl Effect and Praekelt.org. I was also a producer for radio and TV for many years launching South Africa’s popular entertainment show The Real Goboza, hosted by Trevor Noah and hosting several shows on YFM. I have also written for Essence, True Love and Cosmopolitan magazines. As a Ford Foundation Fellow,  I hold a masters in Journalism from New York University in the innovative specialization Studio 20.

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