Lebo Sekgobela (born 6th April 1979), popularly known as Manaka Ranaka, is a South African actress and TV personality. Who is best known for her role in the movie title Generations: The Legacy, a South African soap opera.
She made her debut in acting in the SABC 3 soap opera Isidingo in the year 2000 where she played the role of Nandipha Sithole.
Manaka Ranaka has since appeared in a number of other television shows and films and presented a number of them.
|Real Name:||Lebo Sekgobela|
|Nick Name:||Manaka Ranaka|
|Date of Birth:||April 6, 1979|
|Children:||Katlego, Naledi , and Sibongiseni|
|Occupation:||Actress & Model|
|Net Worth:||US$100,000 to US$1 million|
Early Life & Education
Manaka Ranaka was born on April 6, 1979, in Soweto. She has four siblings: Dineo Ranaka, Mpumi Ranaka, Ranaka Ranaka, Ziggy Ranaka.
Her parents are Nonceba Ranaka (mother) and Kgotlaesele Ranaka (father).Manaka Ranaka attended Dinwiddie High School.
After completing her high school education, she went to studies at the University of Johannesburg, where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Political Science and Journalism.
In 2000, Manaka Ranaka played Nandipha Sithole character in the SABC3 soap series Isidingo. But she was sack After becoming pregnant.In 2002, she was cast as Portia in the SABC1 series Gaz’lam.
She played the Lerata Khumalo role in the eight seasons of the original SABC2 sitcom Lerata Khumalo.Manaka Ranaka was featured in the documentary series Sex TV.
she earned the lead part of Nozuko in SABC3’s One Way. In that same year, she roled a cast in the SABC1 Vinolia Ntuli as Tshia, a supporting part.
Manama Ranaka got married to a Thabo Monareng South African man. She is a mother of three children, namely Katlego, Naledi , and Sibongiseni. The father to her children happens to be Nthuthuko.
Manaka Ranaka has an estimated net worth of US$100,000 to US$1 million which she earned from acting career.
- Instagram handle: Manakaranaka
- Twitter: @pumi1ranaka
- Facebook: @manakalerato.ranaka