Makeda Mahadeo

Kigali-based, Afro-Caribbean media personality, Makeda Mahadeo, hosted and produced the popular radio show, The SWiTCH for 5 years and co-produced the groundbreaking breakfast show, Rise and Shine Rwanda.

She has been covered by CNN, Igihe, and the New Times Rwanda for her independent efforts; featured as a judge on the inaugural season of the breakout hit show, East Africa’s Got Talent; and currently anchors and produces for CNBC Africa.

With a passion for culture, travel, music and storytelling, this media maven is focused on contributing to a more positive and diverse narrative of the heart of Africa.

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