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11
DEC
10am

Western Cape Metrorail suspends services 'until further notice'

Services on the central railway line and sections of the northern line, in the city of Cape Town have been suspended, leaving thousands of passengers to seek alternative transport. Metrorail in the Western Cape says it's unclear at this stage when operations on it's central line and part of its northern line will be operational. Elvis Preslinn spoke to Western Cape Metrorail Spokesperson, Riana Scott.
11
DEC
10am

UmZimkhulu mayor appears before Moerane Commission

The mayor of UmZimkhulu in southern KwaZulu-Natal, Mphuthumi Mpabanga is appearing before the Moerane Commission, tasked with looking into the political killing in Kwa Zulu Natal. The mayor says the allegations that the killing of councillors including Sindiso Magaqa are as a result of corruption related to the incomplete local town hall, are not true. The commission resumed its work today after taking a break. Elvis Preslinn spoke to our reporter, Nonkululeko Hlophe
11
DEC
10am

Fedusa calls on JSE to deal with Steinhoff

The Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) and its affiliates have joined hands with Public Investment Corporation (PIC) and the Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) to reassure members that the investment process at the PIC is sound and they will do all in their power to drive stronger and more transparent corporate governance in the listed investments. Elvis Preslinn spoke to Fedusa's General Secretary, Dennis George, who says the JSE as the regulator, should take more decisive action on Steinhoff...
11
DEC
9am

DA disappointed by NPA granting Zuma extension to submit fresh representation

The Democratic Alliance has expressed its disappointed following a decision by the National Prosecuting Authority to grant President Jacob Zuma an extension to submit fresh representations on why he should not face corruption charges. NPA boss Shaun Abrahams has given Zuma until January the 31st to file the representations. This comes less than a week after the High Court in Pretoria ruled that Zuma's appointment of Abrahams to replace Mxolisi Nxasana be set aside. Elvis Presslin spoke to NPA spokesperson, Advocate Luvuyo Mfaku and also to the DA's Federal Coucil chairperson, James Selfe....
08
DEC
10am

Recourse on NPA ruling must be In Interest of country - ANC

The ANC says whatever recourse taken by parties involved in the National Director of Public Prosecutions ruling should be in the interest of the country and the administration of justice. The court declared current NDPP Shaun Abraham's appointment invalid and set it aside, and did not reinstate former NDPP, Mxolisi Nxasana. The court also ruled that the 17 million rand settlement was unlawful and he must repay the money. Tsepiso Makwetla spoke to Freedom Under Law, Executive Officer, Nicole Fritz and to Independent analyst, Dale McKinely.
08
DEC
10am

Presidency to appeal NPA court judgement

The presidency said in a statement they might appeal the Pretoria High Court judgement by Judge Dustin Mlambo which ruled that President Jacob Zuma cannot appoint a National Director of Public Prosecutions because he is conflicted. Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa must now appoint a new NDPP within three months. Tsepiso Makwetla spoke to ANC spokesperson, Zizi Kodwa
08
DEC
10am

Moody's downgrades Steinhoff to Junk status

Ratings agency Moody's has cut Steinhoff to junk rating, dropping it by four notches from the previous Baa3 to B1 and placed it on review for further downgrade. Meanwhile, German financial watchdog Bafin has announced that it has started an assessment probe into the trading of Steinhoff shares this week, after the stock lost more than 80 percent of its value within days. Bafin routinely investigates incidents every year to uncover market manipulation and insider trading. Tsepiso Makwetla spoke to Portfolio Manager at Aluwani Capital Partners, Patrick Mathidi...
08
DEC
10am

Open Mic with Akanamali hitmaker Samthing Soweto

Time for our Open Mic feature. Today we profile, a multi-talented artist, song writer and producer, Samkelo Lelethu Mdolomba, fondly known by his fans as 'Samthing Soweto'. Samthing Soweto started his career as one of the founding members of acappella group, The Soil. Ronald Phiri spoke to the 'Akanamali' hitmaker
08
DEC
10am

Kisua Showcases African Fashion To The world

KISUA is a unique African fashion brand that showcases the African continent’s brightest design talent to the world. KISUA - Which turned four in 2017, creates exclusive capsule collections in collaboration with African designers. KISUA distribution centers are on three continents - Africa, America and Europe. Tsepiso Makwetla spoke to the founder of the comapny, Samuel Mensah Jr. about how his extensive traveling across the continent gave birth to Kisua...
07
DEC
10am

Mbalula outlines proposals for ANC's organisational renewal policy

The ANC's NEC Sub-Committee on Organizational Development says a loss of confidence by the people in the party is the most serious challenge they experience. Briefing the media about the party's Organisational Development and Renewal policy, earlier on, Sub-Committee Chairperson, Fikile Mbalula, said the ANC's diagnosis and self-critic has identified sharp weaknesses especially in the state, the conduct of its membership and leadership. Tsepiso Makwetla spoke to Fikile Mbalula
07
DEC
9am

DA lays charges against Sfiso Buthelezi, Lucky Montana over Prasa mismanagement

Democratic Alliance member of parliament Manny de Freitas has laid criminal charges against Deputy Minister of Finance Sfiso Buthelezi, and former PRASA CEO Lucky Montana. Speaking in front of the Cape Town Police Station, Freitas says the charges emanate from the former Public Protector report in 2015 titled "Derailed" report. He says the charges relate to offences of financial mismanagement in the findings of the forensic reports commissioned by the National Treasury into PRASA contracts in 2012. He says he will be monitoring the investigations with SAPS and other law enforcement agencies. Tsepiso Makwetla spoke to the DA's Shadow Minister of Transport, Manny de Freitas

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