Makata Khoabane, born from both parents Ernest and Adeline Khoabane and was born on the 4th April 1970 in Alexandra township. He then attended his first schooling at St. Martin primary and then went to Lesotho to further his senior high school at Christ the King high. On completion he then enrolled with Lerotholi Polytechnic where he pursuit his higher diploma in mechanical engineering for four years. On completion he worked for Gibbs & Bergman as a junior draught person (1992) Lesotho Highlands water project as technical Assistant (1995). In 2000 he went back to Lesotho where he was offered a position of planned maintenance officer until 2007 he moved to Bombardier (Gautrain) as engineering planner until 2010 where he was unemployed till 2013 when he started lecturing at Maluti TVET College till date. Being a God fearing person he was baptized at St Joseph’s Catholic church, he then got married to Prudence Jacobs, they are blessed with 3 lovely children, Kamo 21, Khau 14 & Kano 9.