'I've been silenced by Kaya,' says Unathi Nkayi in first public statement since dismissal

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Unathi Nkayi
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Unathi Nkayi has broken her silence after being mysteriously dismissed as the host of Midday Joy on Kaya 959.

In a statement shared on 17 November, the radio station wrote: "Ms. Nkayi's contract has ended prematurely due to certain conduct that rendered the relationship intolerable going forward."

Later, reports swirled about the reason for Unathi's sudden departure from Kaya, with City Press writing about a heated altercation between Unathi and colleague Sizwe Dhlomo. 

The publication claimed that an inside source at Kaya had revealed that Unathi laid a formal complaint against Sizwe with the station's HR department accusing him of verbal abuse.

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