Lerato Kganyago Biography – Lerato Kganyago also known as LKG, is a South African actress, model and media personality.
Aside being an actress, Lerato Kganyago is also popular as a MC, entrepreneur, model, and a DJ.
Lerato Kganyago Profile
Name: Lerato Kganyago
Other Name: LKC
Date of Birth: 22 July 1982
Age: 39 Years
Occupation: Actress, Model
Nationality: South African
Husband: Thami Ndlela (m. 2020)
Lerato Kganyago Biography
Lerato Kganyago was born on 22 July 1982 in Soweto, South Africa.
According to the media personality, she’s the only child of he parents.
Lerato has a close relationship with her mother, Rae, but isn’t close to her father.
Lerato Kganyago attended Ipolokeng Primary School and did her high school years at Boksburg High School.
After completing her high school education, she studied Public Relations and Travel and Tourism at Damelin College.
In 2009, Lerato started dating Bafana Bafana player, Katlego Mashego.
Later, the couple got engaged in 2013. However, the relationship ended due to allegations of Katlego cheating.
Following their breakup, Lerato got married to Thami Ndlela but they divorced after two months of tying the knot.
Shortly after their divorce, he proposed to her again on her birthday just a few months later.
Kganyago started her career in modeling. In 2002, the media Personality was crowned as Miss Jam Alley. Then in 2005, she won the Miss Soweto Pageant.
After working at Qatar Airways, she joined to Soweto TV as a television host, and presented her own talk show called The LKG Show.
During this period, she became the face of SABC1 lifestyle entertainment show, The Link. Later in 2015, she returned to host the radio program “DJ Sbu” on Metro FM.
She has also hosted many television programs such as; LIVE AMP, and The Link. In 2015, Lerato was named as a host of the SAMAs pre-show.
In July 2015, she was named as the South African host along with Pearl Thusi for the program “Moments”
She started her acting career on The Phat Joe Show, where she performed comedic skits. Later, she made another appearance on the South African TV series Muvhango (2015), Play: Sex Tips for Girls, and The Wild.
However, she later joined and hosted radio programs at Jozi FM. After that, she was invited to host a slot on the popular radio station “Metro FM” where she co-hosted a show with Bonang Matheba.
But the show later became controversy and Matheba then resigned from the radio station. In 2017, they rejoined and co-hosted the show Front Row at Metro but Matheba left again.
Lerato Kganyago got married to her former boyfriend Thami Ndlela in a conventional wedding in 2020.
The couple did not last long, divorcing few months after their marriage. In 2021, Kganyago proposed to her again.
Lerato Kganyago Instagram
Kganyago is very active on Instagram and other social media platforms.
Her Instagram handle is @leratokganyag
Media Personality Lerato Kganyago has earned an estimated net worth of about $2 million.