Here’s all you need to know about Robert Marawa’s Sports Channel.

Here’s all you need to know about Robert Marawa’s Sports Channel.

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Robert Marawa made headlines in May 2019 when he was fired from SuperSport – allegedly via SMS. The sports channel said in a statement that it was in “the process of an exciting refresh of its local presenter line-up” and decided not to renew his contract.

Robert hit back, hinting that he was given the boot for exposing sexual harassment in the workplace. SuperSport denied the allegation.

Shortly after his departure, Robert announced plans to start an online sports channel on YouTube.


Robert Marawa VS SABC (Metro FM)
Robert Marawa seems to have a harsh departure with his employers as he also alleged that SABC sacked him via a WhatsApp message. Speaking on Twitter, Robert said that he was sacked by a person who was in a “acting” position. The person who fired Robert was later identified as Kina Nhlengethwa an acting station manager at SAfm Radio

Robert was fired a day after his show Marawa Sports Worldwide won SA Sports Awards for the position of Best Sports Show Commercial. This termination of employment was not the first as Robert has once been fired by SABC in 2017 but they re-employed him after high public demand.