How much did you spend in December? Mabale has some startling facts that will let you know, as the team looks at the news. Siya has a saucy plan for his upcoming holiday to Hong Kong. And founder of The Corporate Canvas Zimasa Qolohle has tips for young workers entering the corporate world.
Yo, we’ll tell you what you want, what you really, really want – the Spice Girls are possibly reuniting! Do these 90s reboots actually work? The team have fun discussing this trend before heading off to the updates for the morning.
You have all of the State of the Nation Address questions and Justice Malala is the one with all of the answers – Justice calls in with a political update. Elon Musk is on the path of being revolutionary again, much to Gord’s amazement. And Ben has a few choice words for Angus Buchan.
The State of the Nation Address has been postponed – yes, you’re more than welcome to roll your eyes and raise a few eyebrows because the team themselves sure are. They discuss this, as well as how the fight for power looks in South Africa. Then they head off into their daily updates with Siya bringing a story on how Sandton is banding together to make for a cleaner community in ‘Said By Siya’.
While Gareth is away, the team handle chatting to South Africa actor Drikus Volschenk. While he has a resume that many would envy with roles in local series such as Binnelanders and Unmarried, the Durban-born artist is now making waves by being cast on international movies, most recently, 20th Century Fox’s American blockbuster ‘Maze Runner: Death Cure’.
In a look at news and popular topics, the team get into a discussion around oversharing in friendships – are there things that should be off limits? Ben and Mabale think so, while Siya doesn’t. And another day, another update on the Weinstein saga. Then, the team is joined by South Africa actor Drikus Volschenk who’s been making waves by being cast on international movies.
Popular actor Clint Brink has spent years building his name as a renowned and talented actor, but is now also diversifying into business, music and fitness. In this conversation with Gareth, Clint chats about how his childhood in the Cape and lying helped him land his role in ‘Backstage’…
If you’re a Will Smith fan, you should be glad to know that he’s upping his offering by getting started in vlogging. Ben also notes how he’s dabbling in the video-making medium too. Want to know the latest in news, cryptocurrency, sport or get a dose of positivity? Then this is the podcast for you.
Get informed on the political happenings as you start your week off with another edition of The Burning Platform as the country leads up to the State of the Nation Address. And while you’re on that note, you can learn more from Rich Mulholland too in this week’s Reality Check.
Fresh off his birthday weekend, Siya’s 23 and shares some stories of how he brought his new age in. And the team, sans Gareth on holiday, discuss Justin Timberlake’s performance at this year’s Superbowl Halftime Show. Then, get your news, sports, markets and uplifting news updates from this hour too.