Drivetime

THE VOICE OF THE CAPE  |  Podcast , ±12 min episodes every 17 hours  | 
The Drivetime Show is hosted by Shafiq Morton and has a national and international flavour. During the show the interviews will focus on issues making news nationally, be it the enquiry into the Arms Deal to the current famine in the Horn of Africa. The after five interview on Drivetime, will usually be the analysis slot where the biggest story of the day or week is analyzed. During this show listener participation is encourage via the station’s sms facility.

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15
MAR
10am

Media Hit Parade

We are back with our Media Hit Parade where we analyse stories that has been making the big chats in the media sphere. On line is Co- founder Acumen Media Tonya Khoury.
15
MAR
10am

Can white people be terrorists?

Following the deadly attack at New Zealand Masjid, we try to understand how the international media report on atrocities perpetrated by white supremacist. In the case of Brenton Tarrant, a white suspect in the Christchurch massacre, a lot of focus is centred on his beliefs. For more we are joined by Executive member at Media Review Network Dr Ahmed Jazbhay.
14
MAR
11am

Kashmir issue, what is the solution?

More than 40 Indian security staff lost their lives in a suicide attack on February 14, 2019 in Pulwama region of Indian administered Kashmir. Following that, Indai launched air strikes in Pakistan after the Jaish-e- Mohammed group claimed responsibility. So why is the conflict heating up again. In studio we have,

Guest : Mr Abhishek Shukla
Position: Indian Consul General

Guest : Asif Iqbal
Position: President- Indian Economic Trade Organisation

Guest : Ibrahim Wani Ku
Position: Assistant Prof- Institute for Kashmir Studies, University of Kashmir
14
MAR
10am

UNICEF warns of stigmatization of ISIS children

The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has warned against stigmatisation of children born in the Islamic State groups or ISIS. According to the UNICEF, an estimated 3,000 foreign children are currently housed at Al-Hol camp in Syria. On line is Unicef Middle East and North Africa chief of communications Juliette Touma.
13
MAR
10am

Weekly Africa Report

In today's weekly Africa report, we look at the ongoing political crisis in Algeria where ailing president Abdelaziz Bouteflika has withdrawn from the presidential race. Over 1,000 judges refused to oversee the vote if Bouteflika was on the ballot. In DRC opposition leader JP Bemba is seeking 77 million dollars compensation form the ICC for legal expenses. On line is regular guest and Managing Consultant at Democracy Centre in Zambia Chris Zimba. Follow him at www. afrodemocracyjournal.com
13
MAR
10am

SA Chinese community goes to Equality Court

The Chinese community has taken the anti-Chinese hate speech to the Equality court. The case concerns a series of comments by individuals that were posted on the Facebook pages of Carte Blanche and Karoo Donkey Sanctuary. On line is Vice Chairperson of the Chinese Association Francis Lai Hong
12
MAR
11am

Lessons from the Arab Spring eight years on

This year marks 8 years since the Arab Spring started in Tunisia and sprung across North Africa forcing a number of countries to collapse. So what has been the lessons learned during this period? On line is Professor of Classical Islamic Thought at the Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences, University of Sousse Moncef Ben Abdeljelil and one of the guests at the lecturer.
12
MAR
10am

Weekly World Economic Report

In today's World Economic Report, we look at the new Brexit deal at the UK secures changes to its exit from the European Union that left the pound surging. Meanwhile, Dutch envoy to SA has said investors will await the outcome of this year's elections to give direction to country's policy. Closer to home, president Ramaphosa is in Zimbabwe on a bi nation trip after the country was hit with more sanctions by the US. And more load shedding are expected in the country following Eskom's inabilities. Standing in is CEO of Democracy Development Program Dr Paul Kariuki
11
MAR
11am

Prominent Saudi woman activist to go on trial

The trial of Loujain al Hathloul, one of nearly a dozen prominent Saudi Arabian women rights activists jailed last year will go on trial on Wednesday. Dozen of rights activists have been detained in the Kingdom for the past two years in apparent bid to stamp out opposition to Crown prince Mohammed bin Salman. On line is Saudi Activist and investigative journalist Ali AlAhmed.
11
MAR
10am

Comair to continue flying Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplanes

*Post this interview Comair has suspended Max 8 airplanes*

Comair says it will continue flying its new Boeing 737 Max 8 following an Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday. This is the second crash involving a Boeing 737 Max 8 plane after Lion Air flight crashed off Java Sea in October killing 187 people on board. So how safe are these planes? On line is SA Flyer Magazine Editor Guy Leitch.

*Post this interview Comair has suspended Max 8 airplanes*
08
MAR
10am

Media Hit Parade

We are back wit our Media Hit Parade where we analyse stories that are hitting the numbers both local and international. On line is Acumen Media Co- founder Tonya Khoury.
08
MAR
10am

Book Review: Swimming with the Sharks

Welcome to Free Book Friday and today we review “Swimming with the Sharks” simple business guidelines for a complex world by Entrepreneur, marketing and communication expert Gavin Moffat.

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