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SABC Building in Aukland Park. Photo: Archive
SABC Building in Aukland Park. Photo: Archive


Retrenched SABC employees are at risk of losing their cars and houses because the public broadcaster has not yet paid their packages.

Sixolile Votsho*, one of the retrenched employees, said the banks were already knocking at their doors in an attempt to repossess their belongings.

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