Producers & Presenters

Bonney Tunya


Bonney Tunya is a CNBC Africa presenter for East Africa and contributes to Forbes Africa magazine.

Bronwyn Nielsen

Head of Programming, Executive Director

Bronwyn Nielsen has been with CNBC Africa since its launch in 2007. Nielsen has over 13 years of experience in the South African broadcasting industry with numerous accolades to her name including the 2006 Telkom ICT Journalist of the Year.

Bruce Whitfield

An award-winning financial broadcaster, writer, TV presenter and master-facilitator, Bruce is a witty, creative and engaging presenter who makes money matters understandable and accessible to listeners.

David Williams

Senior CNBC Africa Anchor

David Williams is Senior Anchor and hosts the Open Exchange show every morning on business TV channel CNBC Africa. He joined CNBC Africa in April 2012 after nine years as a daily presenter on Summit TV.

Didi Akinyelure

Anchor / Producer

Didi Akinyelure is an Anchor/Producer at CNBC Africa, based in the Lagos bureau. She is the face of Open Exchange West Africa.

Esther Ugbodaga

Business Anchor

Esther Ugbodaga graduated with a BA honours in Linguistics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She began her journey in journalism as a newscaster and reporter at Minaj Broadcasting Corporation in Lagos.

George Ndirangu


George Ndirangu joined CNBC Africa in 2014. He is a presenter based in Kigali, Rwanda, covering daily business news and is the presenter and producer of “Doing Business in Rwanda”.

Gugulethu Cele

CNBC Africa Anchor

Gugulethu Cele, a true communicator at heart and a B.Comm Accounting graduate from the University of Johannesburg, entered broadcast in 2010 as a newsreader at Eyewitness News on Talk Radio 702.

Janine Bester

Executive Producer - Power Lunch, Money Matters and Open Exchange

Janine Bester is CNBC Africa’s Executive Producer: Markets. She was introduced to financial journalism at Moneyweb in 2006 where she started her career in radio broadcasting.

Kenneth Igbomor

Senior Producer

Kenneth Igbomor is a senior producer at CNBC Africa based in Lagos, West Africa. He is the Producer of Power Lunch West Africa and Closing Bell West Africa.

Monique Vanek

News Editor

Monique Vanek is CNBC Africa’s news editor and co-produces the MoneyMakers with Bruce Whitfield. She has worked in financial media for over 12 years during which time her career has spanned radio, TV, print, public relations and, since 2007, digital media.

Nozipho Mbanjwa

CNBC Africa Anchor

Nozipho joined the CNBC Africa team in 2013 as an anchor and producer. She extends her prowess in dialogue to CNBC Africa where as an award-winning journalist, she broadcasts financial markets shows into to 48 African countries and reaching millions of Africans daily.

Onyi Sunday

Presenter and Producer

Onyi Sunday is a Presenter and Producer at CNBC Africa covering business activities in Nigeria's South South region and produces features such as Rivers of Possibilities and Delta Beyond Oil.

Paul Theron

Paul Theron

Wole Famurewa

Markets Editor - West Africa

Wole joined CNBC Africa in June 2010 after a 11-year career in investment management and research. As the head of research in several firms in Nigeria, including Afrinvest and FSDH Merchant Bank, Wole was responsible for conducting investment research and was also a portfolio manager.