Is Eskom making progress finally? Fikile Mbalula has a new job, the Steinhoff scandal is getting worse, Henri van Breda, Trump 2020 and a Ghanian teacher who teaches his students about computers despite never using one. Then Gareth reads a story sent in from a listener that you will find hard to believe. All this and more as the team bring you closer to your world.
Today is an exciting day as CliffCentral launches an exciting new product! Ben and Mabz get gifted this amazing new thing which makes them very excited. The beauty of being a Kardashian career-wise, then into ‘the land’ in the news… plus a fiery sports report from Ben.
Regardless of how healthy we aim to be, there are always unforeseen challenges that can derail us at any moment. Mrs South Africa Nicole Capper, ambassador for Rare Diseases South Africa, comes into studio to shed some light on this, and how you can get involved to help those in need.
The land issue has been scaled up a few notches in South Africa, with Gareth airing some listener thoughts on the matter. Rose McGowan doesn’t understand irony and loses it spectacularly in public. A Billy Ocean vortex, The Spice Girls are going to perform at Harry’s wedding, then Mrs South Africa Nicole Capper drops by to talk about rare diseases.
Ben almost got hijacked by a rat on the way to the studio. Gareth shares some stories about an upcoming guest interview that he is really excited about. It’s 20 years since the movie Titanic, how horrible snakes are, then into your latest news and sport to give you everything you need to know.
He’s the rapper who, in our heads, we can also chill and have a drink with. Gareth and Jack Parow shoot the breeze in a conversation that hilariously covers some of his less-than-pleasant previous jobs, creating his own range of products and how his music has allowed him to work and travel abroad…
Jason Rohde is spotted in Cape Town, Bheki Cele is the police minister again – which is bad news for fat cops, and Fourways is plunged into mass congestion because of an airbus. Jen Su is doing celeb things in New York, the Queen is hanging out with Anna Wintour, ginger rights and a woman with incredible vocal skills. Then Ran Neu-Ner updates you on what is happening in cryptocurrency.
Ben is back with stories of braais and wildlife. Gareth reflects on how he has teamed up with such strangely social people in his professional life, then it’s onto the cabinet reshuffle. Has Cyril Ramaphosa cleaned house, or just done enough to keep things moving on? The latest in news and sport from there, but still no Siya as he is in Bali.
Amanda discusses a WhatsApp community crime group she’s part of, and plays a voice note so hectic that it made her leave the group. Mabale has some updates in the news including the police station shooting that happened last week, where police have now discovered a church sex cult was behind it.
Gareth is surrounded by women, with Ben and Siya away… and Amanda returns to the show for the day. He is also annoyed by finding out about more ways that people are scamming us out of gifts. Our broadcast from Lifestyle Home Garden last week gets Gareth going about bonsai trees… then into some news with Mabz and The Money Shot with Seleho.