Marawa was personally told that his contract will be cancelled, says SuperSport

Sports broadcasting channel SuperSport has released a statement responding to the sudden axing of popular sportscaster Robert Marawa.

Marawa took to Twitter on Thursday night saying he had received a text message notifying him not to come to work.

SuperSport has, however, dismissed the claim and says that they had personally informed Robert Marawa of its decision not to renew his contract. The company intends to refresh its local football presenter line-up.

Eyewitness News sports reporter Philasande Sixaba has more on the story.

There has been a lot of speculation and allegations about him protecting female broadcasters within SuperSport who have allegedly been sexually assaulted by top-tier management. Everyone has been mum about it.

Philasande Sixaba, EWN sports reprter

If you look at how SuperSport has come into the headlines in the past year or so, I think there needs to be a lot of clarity and transparency from either side.

Philasande Sixaba, EWN sports reprter

Click on the link below to hear the full story...


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
'Mathematics syllabus is enormous to be covered within a year,' says expert

'Mathematics syllabus is enormous to be covered within a year,' says expert

Wits University mathematics lecturer Dr Jacques du Plessis says teachers are racing against time in the classroom.

Home Affairs gazettes new tougher laws for refugees and and asylum seekers

Home Affairs gazettes new tougher laws for refugees and and asylum seekers

Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says those who commit fraud face expulsion for destroying the sovereignty of the country.

Former Reserve Bank deputy governor Daniel Mminele appointed Absa CEO

Former Reserve Bank deputy governor Daniel Mminele appointed Absa CEO

Absa head of corporate communications Songezo Zibi says Mminele has pedigree both in terms of policy and commercial banking.

Eskom says system still constrained but load shedding unlikely for the week

Eskom says system still constrained but load shedding unlikely for the week

Spokesperson Dikatso Mothae confirms that CEO André de Ruyter has officially started work at the power utility.

CT refugee 'leader' held in custody after court appearance on assault charges

CT refugee 'leader' held in custody after court appearance on assault charges

JP Balous will remain behind bars until his next court appearance in a week's time. He faces eight charges of assault.

Speedsters and drunk drivers will be targeted on Gauteng highways

Speedsters and drunk drivers will be targeted on Gauteng highways

As holidaymakers return home, they can expect roadblocks across the province says Gauteng traffic police spokesperson Obed Sibasa.

Popular articles
Parktown Boys: Body of missing Enock Mpianzi found

Parktown Boys: Body of missing Enock Mpianzi found

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi confirms that the missing body has been found by the police.

[VIDEO] Family saved from being hit by speeding SUV goes viral

[VIDEO] Family saved from being hit by speeding SUV goes viral

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

Civil society organisations call for  #SandtonShutdown

Civil society organisations call for #SandtonShutdown

Rise Up Against Gender-Based Violence fundraising director Mandisa Khanyile says the will hand over a memorandum to the JSE.