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Popular SABC sports analyst David Kekana dies

26 Aug 2019, 17:40 GMT+10

Cape Town - Popular SABC sports analyst and anchor David Kekana passed away at a Johannesburg hospital on Sunday.

He was 47.

Kekana's family confirmed in a statement on Monday that the veteran journalist passed away on Sunday after a prolonged battle with diabetes.

He had worked at the SABC for 18 years and was best known as a local soccer analyst.

Tributes poured in on social media following Kekana's death.

the South African Government's official account tweeted.

Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa also tweeted:

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