A veteran Radio personality Bob Mabena has died aged 51, The heartbreaking news was confirmed by SABC news today. Mabena was well known as a Metro FM presenter. He worked at the station for 31 years.
Not so long ago Mabena shared that he lost his grandmother in june due to Covid 19. He confirmed that his grandmother contracted covid at the hospital while getting treatment for her lung disease but unfortunately passed away 3 days after.
South Africans took it to social media to send their condolences to the Mabena family and colleagues. Many people on social platforms describe him as a legend who served at SABC Radio with passion. Some were shattered to hear the sad news and couldn't believe that he is no more.
His colleagues and SA public figures shares their condolences and blame 2020 for being such a bad year.