On Saturday September 2023, Capital FM announced the passing of sports host Sean Cardovillis.
“We are deeply saddened to announce that the world of sports has lost one of its most iconic voices — Sean Cardovillis.” Read a post by the radio station on Twitter, adding …
“The renowned sports commentator who worked here at Capital FM passed away this morning at his house in Westlands, and his family has been informed.
Sean’s powerful commentary and infectious enthusiasm for sports made him a household name locally and internationally.”
Sean Cardovillis Tribute
Tributes have been pouring for the sports commentator who impacted several listeners, and colleagues in his field.
CNN journalist Larry Madowo the world of sport and journalism has been left poorer without him.
“Sean was one of the kindest, most thoughtful people I’ve ever worked with. He loved sports and he loved journalism, and both are poorer today without him. Rest well” wrote Madowo.
Chris Adede shared how the late Sean made fall in love with sports news.
“This is the saddest news I’ve had today
Sean Cardovillis made me fall in love with sports news at Capital FM, and now, he’s passed on.” Shared Adede, adding …
“He was the most authoritative sports presenter ever. The Legend of Sports Radio. Life is too short May he RIP”
The Cabinet Secretary for Youth Affairs, the Arts and Sports, Ababu Namwamba, joined family, friends and colleagues in mourning the late Sean, writing …
“Shocking Terrible Loss to the World of sports. What a personality. What a voice for sports.
I join family, friends and colleagues of Sean Cardovillis in mourning this gifted yet humble Capital FM sports commentator. Rest well brother!”