Dineo Ranaka

Dineo Ranaka’s sister showed her some love online. Image via Instagram @manakaranaka/ @dineoranaka

Dineo Ranaka says she has suicidal thoughts, Manaka reaches out

Dineo Ranaka bravely shared that she is depressed and is trying her best not to commit suicide. Her sister Manaka reached out to her online.

Dineo Ranaka

Dineo Ranaka’s sister showed her some love online. Image via Instagram @manakaranaka/ @dineoranaka

South African radio presenter and reality TV star Dineo Ranaka recently had Instagram buzzing after she revealed she was struggling with depression to the point that she was fighting not to commit suicide which has prompted her sister Generation: The Legacy actor Manaka to pen her a loving messages online.


According to Kaya FM, on Tuesday, Dineo was said to not have gone on air as she usually does in the morning. Meanwhile, on her Instagram, the bold radio presenter voiced that she completely understood how some people were able to take their own lives and admitted that she was also experiencing suicidal thoughts. She said,

“I’m trying my best not to commit suicide.”

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Dineo Ranaka
Dineo Ranaka revealed she was struggling with depression. Image via Instagram @dineoranaka


Dineo’s sister has since rushed online to show her sister support and compassion during this time. She also revealed that Dineo had spoken to her about her struggles. Manaka let Dineo know that she was worried about her throughout the day at work today. The actress also expressed her love to her sister and said,

“Eish ngwana ko gae (my sister) Dineo 😭😭😭 I will always be here for. On Sunday when I was missing Iko like I’ve never before, you are the only person that reached out. Today was the toughest day at work although we spoke for about an hour about what you’re going through 😭😭😭.”

“I love you. I appreciate you. I’m here for you. I will go to the ends of the world for you. I pray for you. I phahla for you. I believe in you. I hear you, I see you,” she added.

Manaka’s heartfelt post was accompanied by a spiritual song titled I Need You To Survive by Hezekiah Walker & The Love Fellowship Choir.

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