The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) reportedly sacked over 600 employees.

This unforseen catastrophe that has hit the media giant sent panic across South Africa.

The news was first broken by popular South African entertainment commentator, Kgopolo Mphela.

She wrote on her Twitter page;

NEWS: 621 employees retrenched from SABC The SABC has concluded its retrenchment process which will see 621 staffers lose their jobs from tomorrow. 346 of the 621, notwithstanding the existence of alternative jobs, opted for voluntary severance packages.

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