Good Morning Cape Town with Lester Kiewit
Money Talks – Don’t lend money to friends and family and expect it back
There is a saying or sage piece of advice which goes: only lend money to family or friends if you are comfortable with them not paying you back. Lester Kiewit speaks to Riccardo Petersen of Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa to discuss the pitfalls of lending to family and friends, and how to avoid them.
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Let’s be honest – Is the CBD functioning at its optimum level?01 March 2023 | 19 Minute Listen
Lester Kiewit speaks to Francine Higham Ward 77 councillor as well as Rob Kane chairman of Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID) and CEO of Boxwood Property Fund about the projects and services they provide to the inner city of Cape Town to ensure this area is functioning at its optimum.
A different point of view: The sharing of pictures of children online01 March 2023 | 2 Minute Listen
How protective are you over your children when it comes to their privacy and the sharing of their pictures online? While some parents are quite casual about this matter, there are others who will insist that you not include their children in their photos, even in group shots. Lester Kiewit speaks Anneke Burns about this contentious topic.
THE LEAD: Whistleblower De Ruyter slapped with charges by Maimane01 March 2023 | 11 Minute Listen
Lester Kiewit speaks to Bosa leader, Mmusi Maimane, about why he has brought charges against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and former Eskom CEO André de Ruyter, after the latter revealed that he had made it known to a minister, that another cabinet member was linked to Eskom corruption.
Four crime cartels behind Eskom collapse28 February 2023 | 20 Minute Listen
John Maytham speaks to Kevin Bloom of the Daily Maverick, who has written an explosive piece detailing the intelligence which has been gathered by a private team of investigators and gives insight into four criminal cartels which have been instrumental in the collapse of power utility Eskom.
THE LEAD: House of cards: Why Ramaphosa is delaying his cabinet reshuffle28 February 2023 | 8 Minute Listen
Prof Zwelinzima Ndevu, Director of School of Public Leadership at Stellenbosch University talks to John Maytham about the dilemma facing President Cyril Ramaphosa as he prepares to reshuffle his cabinet while allegations emerge that one of his ministers is linked to Eskom corruption.