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Robert Marawa Biography

Robert Marawa is a South African television and radio personality. He is a sports journalist who is a presenter for Super Sport and is the host of 083 Sports on Metro FM.

He attended Hilton College in Hilton outside Pietermaritzburg in KwaZulu-Natal. Later, he joined the University of the Witwatersrand in 1992 where he studied a Law Degree.

He began his career as a continuity presenter before MOVING into sports broadcasting, anchoring shows like TopSport and Laduma. In 1996 he joined SABC1 when the channels were relaunched in their present format of SABC1, SABC2 and SABC3, as a Zulu and English continuity presenter. After two years at SABC1, he started at the then Topsport as an anchor of the popular live soccer show Laduma in late 1997.

Over the next years Marawa would host Soccerzone, a football highlights show which continues to air on SABC 1 on Mondays; Discovery Sports Centre which aired from 18:00 to 19:00 weekdays on SABC Radio’s Metro FM; hosted SABC 2’s boxing show Blow by Blow; traveled to Germany for the 2006 Fifa World Cup; hosted various other sports for the SABC and later Supersport.

He has also; presented The Peoples Celebration Concert – a 2006 Premier Foods concert, judged on 2012 Miss South Africa and co-hosted the 12th Annual Metro FM awards with Azania Mosaka in 2013. In 2006 Robert Marawa left SABC TV for Supersport, SABC’s rival, but remained on SABC Radio’s Metro FM.

He has also; presented The Peoples Celebration Concert – a 2006 Premier Foods concert, judged on 2012 Miss South Africa and co-hosted the 12th Annual Metro FM awards with Azania Mosaka in 2013. In 2006 Robert Marawa left SABC TV for Supersport, SABC’s rival, but remained on SABC Radio’s Metro FM.

Robert Marawa Age

He was born on 1st March 1973 in Vryheid, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa.

Robert Marawa Parents

Robert Marawa parents are Frank Marawa (father) and Phumlile Marawa (mother).

Robert Marawa Family

Marawa is the son of Frank Marawa and Phumlile Marawa. Robert Marawa has two siblings named Vanessa Marawa and Gugu Marawa.

Robert Marawa Wife

He was romantically linked with Zoe Mthiyane. It is not clear whether they got married or not. She gave birth to their son on 18th July 2011 at Netcare, The Bay Hospital in Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal.

Robert Marawa Baby

Marawa’s son Awande Marawa was born on July 18, 2011 at 22:35 at Netcare The Bay Hospital in Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal to South African performer Zoe Mthiyane.

Robert Marawa Sisters

Marawa has two sisters Gugu Marawa who was deputy manager of the South African Senior Men’s National Football Team (Bafana Bafana) and general manager of Lamontville Golden Arrows for a brief period. His other sibling is Vanessa Marawa who achieved fame after participating and eventually winning Survivor South Africa: Panama.

Robert Marawa and Pearl Thusi

he started an affair with Pearl Thusi who is a South African actress, RJ, model and a businesswoman. The lovebirds met at a Polo event. At the beginning, both of them denied the fact and proved as a rumour but their lie was caught by the media after she was seen with an engagement ring.

Despite their engagement being plagued by rumours of a split and their families apparently not seeing eye to eye on lobola negotiations, they managed to keep up a united front. However, on 6 Aug 2017,  Marawa confirmed the rumours in a tweet, ” I confirm the rumour & speculation that our relationship with Miss Pearl Thusi ended a few months ago. We continue 2 be good friends though.”

Robert Marawa Salary and Net worth

Marawa net worth is estimated to be USD6 million. He has amassed such massive worth from his earnings and salary that he received from the employer. According to an online portal, Robert Marawa salary (earnings) is R300,000 per month which means he makes R3.6 million a year. For fulfilling the responsibility as a father, he pays R30,000 a year for his child support.

Robert Marawa Nationality and Ethnicity

Robert Marawa is of South African nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity background.