In a tragic development, South Africa’s radio fraternity has lost one of its most vibrant voices. Johannah Sebolaishi, better known as JJ Menu, the esteemed presenter of Thobela FM, passed away on Monday 23 October at the age of 39.
Who Was Johannah Sebolaishi?
Johannah Sebolaishi, or ‘JJ Menu’ as she was affectionately known, was more than just a radio presenter. She was a powerful voice that resonated with her listeners, making her a beloved figure across South Africa. Her unique style, coupled with an infectious energy, made her a household name.
JJ Menu’s career was marked by significant achievements. As a presenter at Thobela FM, she left a profound impact on the platform. She became particularly popular for her co-presentation of “The Neo-Joe Show” with Joe Mabotja, a former actor. Beyond her radio career, she also ran an artist management company, further showcasing her versatility and passion for the music industry.
How Did Johannah Sebolaishi Die? What was her cause of death?
JJ Menu’s untimely death came as a shock to her fans, colleagues, and the entire radio community. The specifics surrounding her passing have not been disclosed, with the family requesting privacy during this difficult time Also the cause of JJ Menu’s death has not been publicly disclosed. We respect the family’s need for privacy during this challenging period.
Tributes have been pouring in from all corners of the country following the news of JJ Menu’s passing1. Colleagues, fans, and even prominent figures in the South African media and entertainment industry have expressed their condolences, illustrating the profound impact she had on those around her.
Johannah ‘JJ Menu’ Sebolaishi will be remembered for her radiant personality, her passion for radio, and her significant contributions to the industry. Her untimely death is a loss to the media fraternity, and she will be sorely missed. Our thoughts are with her family, friends, and fans during this difficult time