Who exactly is Dineo Ranaka, age, education, career, personal life and Social media

Dineo Ranaka-Pesha, a radio DJ and reality television contestant from South Africa, was born on 16 December 1983 in Soweto, Johannesburg. She is an entrepreneur as well. She is also a television beauty girl and MC. Her positions as the host of the SABC3 Noted and the music programme Club 808 on e.tv are well known to audiences. Most fans adore her for her beautiful appearance, and her appearance on the SABC1 celebrity gossip programme The Real Goboza helped her earn further notoriety.

Biography profile of Dineo Ranaka

Dineo Ranaka Biography
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Full name  : Dineo Ranaka Pesha
Gender  : Female
Age : 40 years old(2023)
Date of birth  : 16 December 1983
Place of birth  : Soweto, Johannesburg in Gauteng province
Nationality  : South African
Occupation  : Actress, Radio and TV presenter, Diskey Jockey and  television producer

Instagram  : @dineoranaka

Early life of Dineo

On December 16, 1983, she was born in Soweto, Johannesburg, and was given the name Dineo, which might be translated as Gifts. Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Diepkloof is where she was born. She is descended from a prominent family. She has siblings, including the oldest one, Ranaka Manaka, who is also an actor and has been in a number of plays.

Mpumi Ranaka, the secondborn, is the subject. She works as a homemaker and writer. The family’s lastborn child is named Ranaka Ranaka. He is well-known for his work as an event planner and disc jockey. The eldest son and wealthy businessman is Ziggy Ranaka. Mama Siba Ranaka is her mother’s name. [1]

Personal life of Dineo Ranaka

She is a proud mother, a well-known television personality. The name of Dineo’s daughter is Blaklez. She made it clear, nevertheless, that she is not a single parent.

Career of Dineo Ranaka

Dineo Ranaka Biography
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She began her radio career as an intern at 5fm before moving on to Yfm to work as a radio producer. Later, she co-hosted the popular afternoon drive radio show, “Essential Rush.” She entered the public eye for her programme Dineo Live on Drive and became well-known around the nation. She and Moeti ‘Mo Flava’ Tsiki co-hosted a music programme on e.TV Club 808. They simultaneously produced prime-time television and radio shows together.

Dineo also hosted a music game show on television and presented on All Access. She additionally made appearances in the television series Gazlam, Gomora, and Scandal. After leaving Yfm, she made a comeback to radio as the host of the weekend programme Highveld Stereo. Although she did not spend much time with the radio station, she joined Cliff Central, an internet radio station.

On Metro FM The Bridge, Dineo co-hosts the mid-morning programme with Somizi and Lerato Kganyago. She hosted the Top 40 chart show on Metro FM for two years. She also had a five-season reality series called Dineo’s Diary.  She is the creator of the spin-off of her reality series The Ranakas in her capacity as a producer. Her entire family, including herself, is depicted in the programme. She also had an appearance as Joy in the local film Baby Mamas. [2]

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Additionally, Dineo hosts a Yim’lo on Mzansi Magic. In 2019, she declared she would start working as a house and hip-hop disc jockey. She produced Mzali Wami with her production firm the next year. She started her cosmetic line, LurDrBeauty, as a businesswoman in December 2020.


Mr. Pesha and Dineo Ranaka have a happy marriage. In a covert ceremony, the couple said their vows to one another in 2020. She posted the first photo of her husband to Instagram because she was so overjoyed.

Networth of Dineo Ranaka

Dineo Ranaka is thought to be valued roughly US$2 million (R28 million), according to Apumone. She has made a significant amount of money from her work as a radio and television host, actor, DJ, and TV producer. [3]

Social media

She uses Twitter and Instagram, among other social media platforms. On these media, she has been able to increase her fan following.  Followers receive updates on her professional development, abilities, fashion, and other topics.