WATCH: SuperSport on Willemse walkout

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Former Springbok player and current SuperSport rugby analyst, Ashwin Willemse walked off the set during a live show on SuperSport on Saturday evening. Willemse accused his colleagues Nick Mallett and Naas Botha on air of undermining him

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JOHANNESBURG – MultiChoice and SuperSport have responded to the incident that took place in its studios on Saturday.

Former rugby player, Ashwin Willemse, walked out following a fall-out with colleagues Naas Botha and Nick Mallet.

SuperSport CEO, Gideon Kobane, says they’ll continue engaging the parties involved.

"This has become a national issue. We take this incident with a seriousness it deserves….we don’t want to rush for the sake of convenience,” said Kobane.