Most South Africans that have watched the Afrikaans news on SABC television probably know who Riaan Cruywagen is. In case you did not know, this veteran newsreader actually joined the SABC way back in 1965 (on a part time basis whilst studying at the University of Stellenbosch).
Riaan Cruywagen first worked as a radio announcer at the SABC (for the first 10 years). He read his first TV bulletin on the 26th of November 1975. Over the years he also gained fame for his voice talents on two children's Read more [...]