Dali Mpofu Biography

Dali Mpofu is a South African campaigner, politician, and business leader who served as the organization’s president from 2003 until 2009. (SABC). He joined the African National Congress in 1980, which is when his career began (ANC). He began by filling in for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at the ANC’s Social Development Department. Since then, he has developed both his political and professional careers and for his efforts, he has received two honours.

Dali, who was born Daluxolo Christopher Mpofu, is a significant character in the history of South Africa, particularly during the struggle against the despised apartheid. It is appropriate to celebrate and show appreciation for this accomplished man for the years he spent supporting the ANC and what the organization stood for. But those were the ones that still divide him the most.

Dali Mpofu Profile

  • Born: 26th September 1962 in East London, South Africa
  • Dali Mpofu age: will be turning 60 years old later in 2022
  • Origin: South Africa
  • Marital status: Married
  • Occupation: Business executive, politician, and advocate
  • Famous for His roles in the ANC and as president of the SABC
  • Facebook: @AdvDaliMpofuSpeaks
  • Dali Mpofu Twitter: @AdvDali_Mpofu
  • Instagram: dali_mpofu
  • Contacts: Telephone: 011-282 3700; Email: [email protected]


Dali Mpofu Education

Before enrolling at the University of Witwatersrand, Mpofu originally attended the Mzomhle High School in the Eastern Cape. In 1988, he earned his Bachelor of Procurement degree from the university. He earned a second degree from the same university in 1992, an LLB.


Dali Mpofu Wife And Children

To whom is Dali Mpofu wed? Since 2004, Mpofu and Mpumi Nxumalo have been united in holy matrimony. Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh, Mncedisi Mpofu, Letsema Mpofu, and Zwekazi Mpofu are the four kids that the two have. Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh, a singer, activist, and author, is the most well-known Dali Mpofu son.

Dali Mpofu And Winnie Madikizela Mandela’s Affair

Everyone, as we are all aware, is the subject of some rumours. The rumour is a major one for Mpofu. Evidently, Dali Mpofu and Winnie once had a relationship. In addition, the majority of people think that the affair is what caused Winnie and Nelson Mandela’s 1992 separation. After a letter surfaced that seemed to suggest the affair, the rumours started to circulate back in the 1990s. Around that time, claims of fund misuse also surfaced from the same letter.


Dali Mpofu Career

Dali was fired from his post in the ANC after serving there for a number of years due to charges of fund misuse. He left the ANC and joined the newly established Economic Freedom Fighter political party (EFF). He did, however, come up short in the Gauteng province race in the South African general election of 2014.

He did not hold any official positions in the administration after his political setback. Dr Mpofu concentrated on his commercial career during that time, holding a number of jobs. He struggled in the corporate world until landing his highest position at the SABC between 2005 and 2009. Among his roles were:

  • Board Chair of Proudly South African
  • Board Chair of Boxing South Africa
  • Chairman of ICT BEE Charter Working Group
  • Group Chief Executive Officer at South African Broadcasting Corporation
  • Council Member of International Marketing Council of South Africa
  • President of Southern African Broadcasters Association
  • Chairman at Utajiri Investments
  • Acting Judge at Labour Court of South Africa
  • Director at ABB Powertech
  • Chairman of Victim Support SA, Business Against Crime
  • President of Electronic Industries Federation
  • Director at Powertech
  • Chairman of National Anti-Corruption Forum
  • Non-Executive Director at Thebe Securities
  • Director at Altech
  • Director at Battery Technologies (Pty) Ltd
  • Director at Rentech
  • Advocate at National Anti-Corruption Task Team
  • Group Executive Director at Corporate Affairs, Altron Group

Dali Mpofu Political Awards

He has received two honours:

  • Businessperson of the Year, BBQ magazine, Black Business Quarterly in 2014
  • IT Personality of the Year Award, Computer Society of South Africa


Dali Mpofu Net Worth

His huge net worth of $7.8 million is complemented by a monthly salary of roughly $15,000. His home appears to be pretty upscale.