According to Power FM, Mabena passed away on Monday afternoon from a cardiac arrest.
At the time of his death, he was the anchor of the breakfast show on Power 98.7.
“It is with deep grief and pain that we announce Power 98.7 Breakfast Host, Bob Mabena passed away this afternoon, from cardiac arrest.
“The family is coming to terms with his passing and respectfully requests the public to afford them the appropriate space.
“Further details will be communicated in due course,” said Power 98.7 management.
He was age 51.
In remembrance of Mabena’s legendary TV and radio career, we’ve curated a list of some of his best photo moments.
2015 interview with Sunday Independent
25 years in radio
Metro FM launch party
YFM morning host (2004)
Khaya FM (2004)
Colleagues and fellow celebrities also paid tribute to Mabena on social media:
Main Image: TimesLive