South African actor and radio presenter Mohale Motaung. Image via Instagram @mohale_77.

‘Y’all need to wake up!’ Mohale wins Male Personality of the Year award

Mohale Motaung brought home his very first international Africa Choice Award for MAle Personality of the Year.


South African actor and radio presenter Mohale Motaung. Image via Instagram @mohale_77.

Mzansi media personality Mohale Motaung has just bagged his first international award and he’s screaming it from the rooftops!

The flamboyant celeb was nominated at the Africa Choice Awards for the Male Personality of the Year award, back in August 2021. Walking away with this crown put a sparkle in his step.

The third annual Africa Choice Awards took place on Saturday evening 4 December 2021 in Lagos, Nigeria.


Hearing that he had won the award seemed surreal to Mohale. All he wanted to do when he found out was to tell his people.

Taking to his social media page, Mohale let his fans know that he had won! Winning an international award is no small change, our guy did a notable thing.

“Y’all need to wake up because I was awarded with a male personality of the year INTERNATIONAL award in Nigeria last night!!!!! ????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????”

Mohale Motaung

Thanking everyone who played a part in making this possible, he overflowed with grace and gratitude.

“A special thank you to everyone that voted. ???????????? A super thank you to the @africachoiceawards team and my amazing management team @allinn_management for always pushing me!

“SOUTH AFRICA, we brought this one home. ???????? ???????? ❤️❤️????”

Mohale Motaung


After having been asked to get on the voting, fans are glad to see that their efforts did the thing!

Mohale has come a long way since his days of hiding in his estranged husband Somizi Mhlongo’s shadows. Putting blood, sweat and tears into making a name for himself, Mohale’s people could not be happier for him.

Showering the sweet celeb with messages of congratulations, Mohale’s people made him feel that much more special.



“I mean you are my friend you can’t not win ???????????????????????? ❤️❤️❤️ congratulations my love.”


“And dancing to my favourite song. Congratulations.”


“You have made all of us proud hard work pays indeed ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️????????????????????????????????????”


“Smart ???????????? young man. We love you doll.”


“Lol I can feel your excitement from where I am. Otlaletse shame congratulations. ????❤️”