News of the death of the great ‘KB’ Molopyane spreads, saddening people around

News of the death of the great ‘KB’ Molopyane spreads, saddening people around

Fans and colleagues still flood social media with tributes to veteran SABC broadcaster Kabelo “KB” Molopyane who died on Sunday morning.

News of the death of the great 'KB' Molopyane spreads, saddening people around

Details surrounding the Motsweding FM host’s death haven’t been made public yet.

Acting spokesperson Moni Seapolelo said members of the SABC community would deeply miss the radio icon.

“His meaningful contribution to the SABC will still inspire all who knew him personally and professionally. He is going to be deeply missed and should his soul rest in peace,” said Moni.

KB’s notable career began in 1996 when he joined Motsweding FM as a voice-over drama artist. In 2002, the star began his journey as a number of morning and afternoon shows Ragoga Gee and Fokotsa Gee.

He is most famously known for his rugby, cricket, and football commentary in Setswana. KB was the host of Motsweding FM’s weekday sports program Mabaleng and weekend breakfast show Le re alphabets, becoming a household name in Mzansi.

With the news of KB’s passing, fans mourned the loss of their favorite presenter. Many of his avid listeners said they were deeply shattered by the loss of the Setswana legend.

Here are a number of the tributes:

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