On Air Personality
xtremely ambitious, self confident and positive, sometimes demanding, does not care for criticism (I view the positive side of them), intelligent, talented, demands attention.
Born 5 December 1977. Started school in 1985 at Machipe Primary school in Dennilton (Mpumalanga ) then later moved to Kwaggafontein and attended school at Mthonjeni primary , in 1989 his family moved to Vezubuhle where he started his love of radio at the age of 13 , he started by imitating porpular celebrities like the former president Nelson Mandela and other radio deejays, he became famous at the age of 15 by impersonating the legendary commentator Aaron Shadow Mbonani , then his talent was seen by the local community radio station known as ( KCRS ) KANGALA COMMUNITY RADIO SERVICES. That was in 1995 since then he never looked back , while at school , he was doing radio shows on weekends
Mahlangu failed his matric in 1996 after coming back from the radio station an hour late in the axamination room then went on to repeat his matric the following year in 1997 where he passed his matric with Hluzinqgondo secondary school , in 1998 , he went back to the community radio to do the breakfast show know as Ngezemidzidlha namasokana on weekends and he did the show until late 2001
He obtained his journalism diploma with intec college in 2002 , late that year he joined kaya fm news as a reporter until December 2002 , in 2003 he went to Johannesburg at SABC head quarters where he was auditioned and started training immediately under the supervision of Mr John Skhosana , in 2004 on 31 March he was officially hired as a sports presenter and commentator , did his first coverage in Athens Olympics as a commentator, in 2007, he went to France to cover the IRB Rugby world cup , the following year he did the world tafisa games in South Korea in October 2008 , he was also one of the commentator of the 2010 fifa world cup held in South Africa where he also featured on television .
To date Lucky Professor Mahlangu is the specialist rugby commentator , a sports presenter for Sivukile Breakfast Sport which airs between 06h50-07h00, 07h20-07h30, 08h20-08h30 Mon- Fri. The show is produced by the legendary award-winner commentator Aaron Shadow Mbonani. Professor is pronounced as one of the best and the most fluent in isiNdebele for Ikwekwezi FM by far. MTN Radio Awards Finalist, Sports Presenter of the year, Magnetic Voice Awards 2013