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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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Holidays, flashy cars & mansions, lifestyles of the VBS heist rich and infamous22 February 2019 | 12 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to Khosi Madzonga (wife of Robert Madzonga, Vele Investments Soon after the news broke of the great VBS Heist, pictures of the wife of Vele Investments CEO, Khosi Madzonga, started doing rounds on social media, some published in the Sowetan, of her allegedly showing off on social media with photos of flashy cars, a boat and even a helicopter that may have been purchased from money looted from the bank. You may even remember newspaper headlines: A helicopter, Sports Cars and the missing R900 million; Ski jaunts to Alaska, fleets of flashy cars, and homes in some of the most sought-after locations in the country. Was she an accomplice, or an innocent by-stander?
Tamia returns to SA for three city tour21 February 2019 | 5 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to RnB singer Tamia She has sung about romance for over 20 years, a 6 time Grammy nominee, gave us the songs: Who do you tell, So Into You, stranger in my house, her first popular album, Tamia, was released in 1998, becoming an institution on its own. 21 years since her debut, Tamia's music remains magnetic and relevant. And she is the country to promote her new album, Passion Like Fire, and she just can’t get enough of South Africa.
Dondo Mogajane unpacks budget 201921 February 2019 | 9 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to Dondo Mogajane, Director-General of Finance In a tough numbers game, Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, had a tough job yesterday of delivering his maiden budget, focusing a lot on reducing spending and growth, while keeping an eye on public money.
#Budget2019 what to expect20 February 2019 | 12 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to Goolam Ballim, Chief Economist, Standard Bank South Africa remains under pressure from slow economic growth, with deteriorating growth levels in recent years, revenue shortfalls and a deterioration in the financial position of state-owned companies, Eskom needs R100 billion, SAA needs the rest of the R21 billion promised.
The 20th staging of the Laureus world sports awards in Monaco19 February 2019 | 4 Minute Listen
Bongani Bingwa speaks to EWN Sports Reporter Cindy Poluta The 20th staging of the Laureus World Sports Awards. Renowned athletes such as Novak Djokovic‚ Luka Modric‚ Simone Biles‚ Angie Kerber and many others‚ our very own Siya Kolise were among the nominees, but Lindsey Vonn and Novak Djokovic among winners at Laureus World Sports Awards and former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was given Lifetime Achievement honour during star-studded bash in Monaco.