Morning Talk

SAFM  |  Podcast , ±28 min episodes every 2 days  |  Broadcast schedule  | 
Newsmakers and Guest Experts offer their insights and perspectives into the national and global discourse on politics, economics, education, social matters and comprehensive dialogues on cultural diversity and other essential issues of public interest like, poverty alleviation, unemployment rate and health related issues.

Subscribe to this channel

You can subscribe to new audio episodes published on this channel. You can follow updates using the channel's RSS feed, or via other audio platforms you may already be using.

RSS Feed

You can use any RSS feed reader to follow updates, even your browser. We recommend using an application dedicated to listening podcasts for the best experience. iOS users can look at Overcast or Castro. Pocket Casts is also very popular and has both iOS and Android versions. Add the above link to the application to follow this podcast channel.

Signup to iono.fm

Sign up for a free iono.fm user account to start building your playlist of podcast channels. You'll be able to build a personalised RSS feed you can follow or listen with our web player.
22
FEB

Lifestyle audits vital to curb corruption, says Pandor

Early last year, ANC NEC member and Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor raised concerns over how some government officials sustain their lifestyles. She then suggested that government should start implementing lifestyle audits to identify public servants involved in corruption. President Cyril Ramaphosa supports the call, in his recent SONA reply, he also called for lifestyle audits for top government officials. It is common knowledge that a well-defined asset declaration and lifestyle audit system is a strong tool to fight public sector corruption and abuse of power. What’s your take on this? Call us and share your thoughts. Guest: Ms Naledi Pandor, Minister of Science and Technology
21
FEB

The significance of Marvel Movie Black Panther

Over the weekend, the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s latest installment, Black Panther, opened to record box office. It’s something new for Marvel: a movie with a largely black cast, helmed by a black director, and set in a fictional African country, where the vivid art, costume, and makeup designs were all inspired by real-world African tribal traditions. Guest: Dr John Kani, the actor who plays King T’Chaka in the movie Black Panther.
21
FEB

Recent spike in Metro Police killings in Gauteng

There is a growing concern about the number of traffic officers who have been killed or injured in the line of duty in Gauteng. But what’s behind all these killings? We establish the facts…. Guest: David Tembe, Head of the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD)
20
FEB

How Important Is Design Thinking In The Way We Live Our Lives, And Do Business?

According to Martha Cotton, the influence of design on the business world is no longer in the realm of the creative genius, design has moved mainstream. We unpack this concept with her, and understand the benefits of Design thinking in not only the way we do business, but the way we live our lives. Guest: Martha Cotton, an innovation consultant with a background in anthropology
20
FEB

How does one build an authentic personal brand?

Regardless of age, regardless of position, regardless of the business we happen to be in, all of us need to understand the importance of branding. This takes consistency, dedication, and work, but what are the key strategies one needs to adopt to build an authentic brand? Guest: Rooksana Modan is a Business Broker, Business Coach, International Speaker and Branding Strategist
20
FEB

World Day of Social Justice

Today marks World Day of Social Justice and to commemorate this day we chat to Professor Thuli Madonsela, who will be taking part in a collaborative community event titled ‘Walk in My Shoes’. This event provides an opportunity for marginalised voices to be heard. Madonsela always argue that “without inclusiveness, social justice and participation in any democracy, peace is an illusion”. Guest: Professor Adv Thuli Madonsela, Chair in Social Justice in the Law Faculty of Stellenbosch University
16
FEB

Zakes Bantwini

This morning on our musical wind down - we are joined by Zakes Bantwini who is a platinum selling artist and record producer. He will talk to us about his musical journey and his 4th Album titled “Love, Light & Music2” that he released last year. Guest (studio): Zakes Bantwini – Musician, Producer, Social Entrepreneur Graduate (GIBS) and UNICEF Celebrity Advocate
16
FEB

How does fatherlessness affect men in their lives, and in how they behave in relationships?

In a social media post by Mpho Molepo, he says “I have never met my father, the only image i have of him is when my aunt told me one day that I have grown so much that i now look like Mr Solly Molepo. I always try to imagine how does it feel when one says i will talk to my father. I always wished i could call him or go to lunch with him but he was not there” This morning on Morning talk we ask How does fatherlessness affect men in their lives, and in how they behave in relationships? Guest: Mxolisi Masilela - Artistic Director at T.X Theatre productions Mr Mpho Molepo – Writer, Director and a father who is learning to be a good father while he is fatherless
16
FEB

How to fix SA’s education system

Dr Mosibudi Mangena is arguing that if we are serious about confronting poverty and inequality in this country, we should attend to the matter of youth education and training. He further says, we need to redesign our education system from being purely academic, to one that incorporates vocational training from Grade 9 to 12. Guest: Dr Mosibudi Mangena, former Minister of Science and Technology and also former President of Azapo
16
FEB

De Lille lives another day

Yesterday, Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille survived a motion of no confidence by one vote. Only 109 councillors voted in favour of the motion at a special council meeting even though the DA has 154 of the 231 council seats. Votes against totalled 110. Guest: Patricia De Lille, Mayor of Cape Town
16
FEB

Cyril Ramaphosa – is he worth the hype he gets?

What can we expect from President Ramaphosa? His election as the ANC president in December bolstered a great deal of optimism in the country. Given our numerous challenges - what can he possibly do to turn things around? Guest: Mr Roelf Meyer, former Minister of Defense

842 episodes

« Back 1—12 More »