BBC Asian Network has formally introduced Nikita Kanda as the brand new host of the Breakfast Show.
Nikita first joined Asian Network in 2021 as a Saturday afternoon host, earlier than she briefly hosted the Breakfast present since July.
During her brief time she has interviewed stars together with Akon, Nadia Hussain and Paul Choudhry and even ate crickets stay on air.
Nikita mentioned: ”I’m actually excited to be taking over the breakfast present completely. It’s the one job that I’ve ever jumped off the bed at 4am for as a result of I really like radio. Every day is totally different you by no means know what you’re going to get.
“Over the previous couple of months, the listeners have develop into my finest pals. I don’t know what I’d do with out them as they supply the countless each day laughs and banter and are the principle focus of the present.
“I can’t wait to get caught in to extra ‘Kanda Chaos’ as my producers wish to name it. Just be certain to affix in for this loopy trip, I promise you it will likely be a whole lot of FUN!”
Head of Asian Network Ahmed Hussain mentioned: “Nikita’s performed an ideal job masking for the previous six months, and I’m actually happy we will now say that she is going to completely be a part of everybody’s morning routine! I’m trying ahead to much more laughs and our listeners getting concerned within the present. It’s going to be an thrilling time.
“I’m additionally actually happy to announce our new titles made particularly for audiences to devour every time they need. Asian Network Motivation will do precisely because it does on the tin, with some nice beats to get you up and motivated.
“Asian Network Celebrates is an opportunity for us to showcase a number of the largest South Asian legends for our listeners to devour at any time!”