Kato Minami, 2016
|Birthdate||January 15, 1999|
|Generation||1st Generation NGT48|
AKB48 Senbatsu Elections
- 8th Senbatsu Election - #76 (Upcoming Girls)
- Hobbies: Baton twirling
- Special skill: Acrobatic performance ("I can do back & front flips!")
- Charm point: Aura
- Favorite food: Macarons, Cherry tomatoes
- Favorite saying: "My biggest rival is myself."
- One-line message: "I want to meet as many fans as possible!"
- Is close to Nakai Rika (RikaMina)
- Has a very active dog named Maron
- Participated in the national championships singles and team league for baton twirling, as well as guest performances at Disneyland.
- Has been following AKB since elementary school, so she has always been thinking of wanting to join herself
- Dreams of being in AKB senbatsu
- The member she looks up to the most is Takahashi Minami, saying: "I really love her. When I saw Takamina-san at the audition, I decided I wanted to be Katomina."
- The only member of NGT48 that entered the group through 1st Gen auditions to rank in the 8th Senbatsu Selection
|Team NIII||Oguma Tsugumi | Kato Minami | Sato Anju | Sugahara Riko | Takakura Moeka | Tano Ayaka | Nakai Rika | Hasegawa Rena | Honma Hinata | Murakumo Fuka | Yamaguchi Maho | Yamada Noe | Ogino Yuka | Nishigata Marina | Kitahara Rie | Kashiwagi Yuki|
|NGT48 Kenkyuusei||Otaki Yuria | Kado Yuria | Kusakabe Aina | Seiji Reina | Takahashi Mau | Nakamura Ayuka | Nara Miharu | Nishimura Nanako | Mizusawa Ayaka | Miyajima Aya|