Dineo Ranaka adopts five Mpumalanga kids


TV and radio star, Dineo Ranaka, has adopted five Mpumalanga girls and will be networking with both businesswomen and businessmen when shetakes part and speaks at the Golf4Fun event in White River this weekend.

Her publicist, Cedric Mabaso, on Saturday said the five kids are adoptedinto Ranaka’s newly established school – the Dineo Ranaka Academy – thatwill partner with the Departments of Education and Social Developmentto teach girls across the country on the subjects of financial literacyand life skills.

“The plan at the moment is that she is going to build a school, but fornow we are going to have camps starting August to October,” Mabasosaid.

He said Ranaka is at the White River Country Estate in Mbombela untilSunday and she attends the Golf4Fun event there in order to networkwith businesswomen and businessmen to sponsor her newly establishedacademy.

“It is a lifestyle event aiming for networking to sponsor Dineo’s
academy by accomodating the five Grade 12 girls for the weekend at the
Ingwenyama Lodge because that’s where the study retreats will take
place,” said Mabaso.

He said Ranaka’s plan now is to get as many girls as possible, across
the country, for life orientation skills as well as getting an academic
university specialist to come and talk to them and assist them on life
orientation skills so that they themselves are able to help their

The TV star is expected to also speak at the White River CountryEstate and allow media to take photos, Mabaso added.

(edited by ZK)