Jani Allan (born 11 September 1952) is a South African journalist, columnist, writer, and broadcaster. She became one of the country’s first media celebrities in the 1980s and 1990s.
Jani Allan Age
She was born on the 11th of September 1952 in South Africa. As of 2023, she is 71 years old and celebrates her birthday on September 11th every year.
Allan went to Franklin D. Roosevelt Primary School and Blairgowrie Primary School, where she met writer Rian Malan, one of her classmates.
She went on to Roedean School and Greenside High School after that. She is a classically trained pianist who performed a televised piano concerto as a child and made her professional debut with the Johannesburg Symphony Orchestra when she was ten.
She graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand with a BA Honours degree in Fine Art and an H.E.D. Post-Graduate Teaching Diploma.
Before becoming a journalist, she worked as a photographic model and an English and Art tutor at Wynberg Boys’ High School, Bryanston High School, and Sevenoaks Finishing School. Allan’s first published work for The Citizen was a collection of classical music reviews.
Jani Allan Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $100,000, which she has earned as a journalist, columnist, writer, and broadcaster.