Lukhanyo Calata is a South African journalist, radio presenter and television news correspondent, best known as a senior reporter for eNews Primetime on e.tv.
Born in Cradock in the Eastern Cape, Calata graduated from the Peninsula Technikon's Journalism Department in 2004 after completing a National Diploma in Journalism.
He moved to Cape Town in 2001 and joined the P4 radio station in July 2002. After serving an internship at the station he produced and co-hosted current affairs talk show True Expressions with Koketso Sachane between 18h00-19h00 Mondays to Thursdays.
He also anchored the news for the station.
He later joined e.tv as a senior news reporter for eNews Primetime.