Loyiso Gola is a South African comedian best known for for his roles on the television comedy talk shows Phat Joe Live, Pure Monate Show and Dinner with the President.
He is currently the host of the satirical new show Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola, which airs on e.tv and DStv’s eNews channel, since 2010.
Loyiso has been performing comedy since 2000 and has graced the stages of all the major festivals and events on the local comedy calendar.
In being invited to perform at the 2005 and 2006 instalments of the Cape Town International Comedy Festival, South Africa’s most prestigious comedy event, he became the youngest comic ever to perform at the internationally renowned festival.
He was selected to perform in the “Best of the Festival” line up which included all the best acts at the festival, most of whom were internationally acclaimed acts.
In addition 2006 saw him performing in Dubai, as well as New York where he was invited to perform.