Gabriel Crouse - writer and analyst at the Institute of Race Relations, as well as a regular co-host on The Daily Friend podcast - joins the team to unpack the latest political news, including the State Capture report, the disintegration of coalitions, and how Julius Malema conducts himself as a domestic terrorist.

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20.01.22 Pt 2 - Friend of the show Gabriel Crouse joins Gareth and Phumi to discuss the latest current affairs - including his latest petition, the current state of coalitions, State Capture report, and Julius Malema going to restaurants demanding to see their employment details.

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12.01.22 Pt 1 - Simphiwe shares the drama that unfolded at the NYE party that she attended. The team then gets into a discussion about the ANC golf day and matric results not being published anymore.

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10.01.22 Pt 1 - It’s back to regular programming as Gareth is in the driving seat once again. The team realises that Leigh-Ann is a ‘do what I say and not what I do’ type of person. Dr Hanan Bushkin joins the team to discuss the types of toxic people to avoid in 2022.

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Your favourite trio Mbulelo, Lebang, and Simphiwe bring the heat once again.

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It's Mbulelo, Lebang, and Ryan James' turn to keep you entertained.

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Kanthan Pillay and Solly Moeng both join the final episode of The Burning Platform. They recap of some of the biggest stories of 2021, including local government election results, lockdown, Shell’s planned seismic survey, and more.

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23.12.21 Pt 2 - It’s time for a wrap of the year’s biggest news stories! Kanthan Pillay and Solly Moeng join the team to recap some of the hottest topics, including Shell’s planned seismic survey, LGE results, and more.

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Newly appointed Mayor of Joburg, Dr Mpho Phalatse from the DA, joins the team to have an open discussion about her being the first female mayor of the city, coalitions, what will be prioritised, crime, and what the future of Joburg looks like.

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09.12.21 Pt 2 - The team speaks to Dr Mpho Phalatse from the DA, who they first spoke to during the run-up to the local government election, and who is now the new Mayor of Joburg. They talk about the road to becoming mayor, and future plans for the city.

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