Dan Moyane


Dan Moyane is a South African-born host, journalist, and radio station manager. He is the current Chief Executive Officer of Primedia.

To many viewers, the television personality anchors on the Johannesburg-based news channel eNCA. The veteran South African media personality authored the book I Don’t Want To Die Unknown.

Dan Moyane
Dan Moyane biography
best known to television viewers as an anchor on the 24-hour news channel eNCA.
Quick Facts
Full Name:Dan Moyane
Born:South Africa
Nationality:South African
Education:Business Administration and Management
Alma mater:University of Witwatersrand
Occupation:host, journalist, radio station manager
Book:I Don’t Want To Die Unknown – We Need To Listen To Our Inner Voice
Net Worth:R22 million

Early Life

Dan Moyane was born and raised in South Africa. He attended primary and high school in the country.

After his matriculation, he furthered his study at renowned universities. He grew up in Soweto, a township of the City of Johannesburg.


Dan Moyane attended GIBS Business School (Gordon Institute of Business Science) in 2001. He studied Business Administration and Management at the University of Witwatersrand.


Moyane is a journalist, radio station manager, talk show host, and author. He is also the CEO of Primedia. He is well-known as an anchor on the 24-hour news channel eNCA.

The veteran television personality hosted two episodes of the eNCA talk show, The Big Debate. He has also been in the radio broadcast industry for almost three decades.

Since he joined in 1980, he spent eleven years as a public broadcaster in Mozambique. He worked for almost fifteen years as a private commercial broadcaster in South Africa.

Moyane started as a trainee reporter and climbed to a news editor. Later, he moved from being a newsreader to a talk show host.

From a station manager of 702, he became the executive chairperson of Primedia Broadcasting.

Dan also worked for the British Broadcasting Corporation, as a freelance journalist, from 1985 to 1991. In July 2013, he started working at eNCA as a news anchor. 

The media personality works at Momentum Metropolitan Holdings Limited as a Strategic Marketing Consultant. He joined the company as a Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility Executive.

In July 2018, Dan became the Chairman of the independent South African PR consultancy – AceCubePR. He was the Executive Chairman of Primedia Broadcasting from 2002 to 2008.

From 1999 to 2001, he worked as the Station Manager at Johannesburg-based Radio 702.

Social Profiles

Dan Moyane is active on social media and other service provider companies, like LinkedIn. The media personality uses the platform to announce his career highlights and achievements.


The veteran broadcaster Dan Moyane released his first book about his personal life and career in the media industry. 

The book – I Don’t Want To Die Unknown – We Need To Listen To Our Inner Voice – is a memoir about his experience growing up in Soweto.

It also tells about his days as an ANC anti-apartheid activist and his jobs in the media industry.

Net Worth

Dan Moyane has spent many decades in the television and radio industry. With these years spent comes fortune and experience. He has a net worth of R22 million as of August 2022.