Ayanda Allie Paine

Based: Johannesburg

Ayanda-Allie Paine is an accomplished media professional with a wealth of experience across various platforms including online media, print, radio and television.

Her versatility has seen her successfully take on roles such as Advertising Coordinator and Content Producer at Now Media, Radio Announcer and News Reporter at Talk Radio 702 and News Anchor at eNews Channel Africa (eNCA).

Armed with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Science and over 10 years in the media industry, Ayanda excelled as a Producer and Presenter for SABC 2’s Morning Live. She inspired South Africans and engaged thought leaders during her time as a co-anchor of a riveting breakfast show on Power FM. To date, her television talk show Visionaries Lounge is enjoyed by viewers of SABC 2.

Over and above her work in broadcasting, the Media personality heads Shekinah Media and is the Founder of Bukho Bami Youth Centre. Ayanda is also a sought after Master of Ceremonies and Debate Facilitator. She has efficiently directed programs for clients such as the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA), the Department of Basic Education, Tiso Foundation, South African Film & Television Awards (SAFTAS), Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards, Discovery Health Journalist Awards and South African National Editors’ Science Journalist Awards among others.