Beleaguered SABC board chairman Mbulaheni Maguvhe remained defiant on Tuesday last week, saying he would not step down from his position until he received a formal letter from President Jacob Zuma relieving him of his duties.

However, according to The SABC, they are reporting that board chairperson Professor Mbulaheni Maguvhe has resigned. They also confirmed that President Jacob Zuma has accepted his resignation.