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110 pupils in one class, teacher shortages primary school in the Eastern Cape
Bongani Bingwa speaks to Mandisa Dlayiya, Principal, Myolwa Senior Primary School, Lusikisiki A school in the Eastern Cape is asking questions after the government allegedly spent R4.8 million on just nine pit latrines, which were not even completed, and are believed to be posing a danger to the school’s children due to holes being left open. City Press reported
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Discovery 947 Ride Joburg which takes place on Sunday 17th November23 August 2019 | 6 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to Dinesh Govender CEO of Discovery Vitality Discovery and 947 are thrilled to share the news that the Ride Joburg previously known as Cycle Challenge) event returns this year with an invigorated look and purpose. The Discovery 947 Ride Joburg, which takes place on Sunday 17 November, has introduced a shorter 40 kilometre fun ride.
ANC withdrawn a motion of no confidence against City of Jo'burg Mayor23 August 2019 | 10 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to Herman Mashaba : Executive Mayor in the City of Johannesburg The ANC in Johannesburg withdrawn a motion of noconfidence against City of Johannesburg Executive Mayor Herman Mashaba. Over the past few weeks, the ANC in Johannesburg has confidently proclaimed that it would get rid of Mashaba. The party failed to reach an agreement with opposition parties during closed round table meetings for the motion to go ahead.
Seriti commission's arms deal findings set aside22 August 2019 | 9 Minute Listen
Bongani Bongani speaks to Ghalib Galant, Deputy National Coordinator at Right2Know Judge President Dunstan Mlambo, who gave the ruling, said that "it is clear that the commission failed to enquire fully and comprehensively into the issues which it was required to investigate on the basis of its terms of reference”. The Seriti Inquiry, which was established in 2011, sat between the years 2013 and 2015, costing around 140 million rand.
Former SABC Interim Board Member on SIU report21 August 2019 | 9 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to Mathatha Tsedu Former SABC Interim Board Member. Former SABC interim board members reacted with curiosity and dismay to a Special Investigating Unit report into a R185m security contract. The SIU had made damning findings against the board’s awarding of a security contract to Mafoko Security two years ago. Former SABC Interim Board Members, who were involved in the procurement and awarding of the R185 million security tender could now face legal action, but they now want to take the report on review?
The World View - An attack on a Turkish convoy20 August 2019 | 6 Minute Listen
A murder plot in Northern Ireland a bomb blast but thankfully no one hurt. Music mafia a Lebanese pop star is quitting in protest at her record label. Don’t put a beach in the car the sand collectors in trouble in Italy.