Johannesburg – The SABC revealed the news in a statement on Wednesday afternoon, the statement reads, “The SABC would like to announce that it has parted ways with the sports presenter Mr Robert Marawa. SABC Sport has accepted his decision to repudiate his contract with the SABC, which he entered on June 6, 2017. The SABC engaged Mr Marawa several times to try to remedy the situation”
Three weeks ago Marawa refused to return on air out of solidarity, after “unfair suspension” of his radio show producer, Beverly Maphangwa. She was suspended for playing a commentary clip broadcast on Supersport. SABC often uses Supersport visuals on its TV Stations.
This announcement comes just two weeks after Robert Marawa removed himself from Sports With Marawa @ 6.
SABC sports boss said, “Rob Marawa has contributed immensely to the sport brand of the organization, it was hard for us to accept this decision but concede .
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