Penny Lebyane briefly addresses rumours

It's been alleged that Penny Lebyane got given the boot by

By  | Jun 22, 2020, 01:44 PM  | Penny Lebyane  | Drama

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The news of her allegedly getting fired from her job as host of's Sunrise ran amok when etv announced its new breakfast show this week.

The new breakfast show will replace Sunrise on the 7th of May and will be hosted by Tumi Mothotoane, Michaella Russel, Jason Goliath and Tino Chinyadi.

According to a series of tweets by TV with Thinus, Penny was suddenly dismissed without any warning.


Penny then briefly went on to Twitter to state that she will address the matter when she's ready to do so.


A statement was released by about the new morning show and what it will entail.

"The Morning Show is a fresh daily live breakfast show bringing you news and views about South Africa, PAN Africa and the world at large. Viewers will kick start their day with a nutritional dose of current affairs, fitness, infotainment, cooking, comedy, sports, trends and much more. 

"We are confident our viewers will thoroughly enjoy waking up to The Morning Show." says Marlon Davids, MD of

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