2016 Year in Review
Episodes in this series
Marc Lewis14 December 2016 | 6 Minute Listen
Marc Lewis revisits Wade van Niekerk's incredible performance at the Rio Olympics and recollects Brad Binder's amazing performance this year on the international motorcycling stage... John and Marc also commemorate the passing of football coach Ted Dimitru, golfer Arnold Palmer and of boxing legend Mohammed Ali.
Thando Kubheka14 December 2016 | 9 Minute Listen
Thando shares her perspective on 2016 - a defining year especially in education. She saw firsthand many of the almost 30 schools which were torched or vandalised in Vuwani, Limpopo as a result of proposed rezoning. Thando also covered the alleged racist practices at Pretoria High School for Girls based on the schools handling of hairstyles worn by some of the black female pupils.
Reinart Toerien12 December 2016 | 10 Minute Listen
Reinart recalls the protests and looting North of Pretoria arising from the selection of Thoko Didiza as ANC Mayoral candidate for Tshwane over former Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa. Reinart also attended the Olympics in Rio and shares his outstanding memories from the experience.
Mandy Wiener12 December 2016 | 9 Minute Listen
As news breaks of Justin Bieber's plans to tour to South Africa, Mandy Wiener updates us on investigations into the multi-million rand heist pulled off during his last tour. Mandy also talks through her June 16 project - the story of Mbuyisa Mkhubu, featured in the famous Sam Nzima photo carrying a dying Hector Pieterson.