Newsbreak

SABC News and Current Affairs  |  Podcast, ±3 min episodes every 1 hours
Award-winning Current Affairs and news talk show bringing you topical news issues of the week. Relevant to Lotus FM - we cover issues YOU want - beating deadlines, making headlines. 6-7am, 1-1:30pm weekdays and weekends from 1-2pm.
22
MAY
3pm
by Newsbreak Exec Producer, Salma Patel - In this week's Green Scene - Here is your chance to let a card drive you wild - well, in a sense, of course. SANParks - or the South African National Parks - have created an exclusive Wild Card which allows you a year's unlimited entry to over 80 parks, reserves and resorts around Southern Africa. Besides doing your bit for the environment by purchasing this card, the perks include an exclusive WILD Magazine and updates on special offers, discounts, activities and events at SANParks reserves to help you plan that dream bush holiday. SANParks Call Centre Agent, Nokuthula Skosana spoke to Newsbreak at Indaba 2017 about this new concept......
22
MAY
3pm
A successful Johannesburg-based businesswoman is on mission to spread greater awareness about breast cancer. Sue Moodley also wants to ensure that more women have access to early detection tests and screening. She wants to achieve this goal by clinching the Mrs Commonwealth South Africa title. The pageant's official charity is the Pink Drive - giving meaning to beauty with a purpose. Moodley, who has travelled a difficult personal journey with breast cancer says women need to be empowered and supported so that breast cancer CAN be beaten. Newsbreak's Maya Jagjivan has more...
22
MAY
3pm
by Newsbreak Talk producer, Taresh Harreeparshad - "Treat them as human, not as woman." That was the powerful messages expressed on Newsbreak Talk yesterday- when callers said the issue of gender based violence was a human rights issue, before being a women's rights issues. The point emphasised is that woman need to be treated with humanity. The discussion began against the backdrop of the MEN ARE TRASH movement- which accuses men of perpetuating violence against woman.Nhlanhla Vezi from Brothers For Life explains how men need to encourage other men to do the right the thing...
22
MAY
3pm
by Newsbreak Executive Producer, Salma Patel - Dining with a conscience has become the new foodie phenomenon at restaurants. For just five rand added to your bill - this donation can help a street-child or a youngster at risk - by giving them a chance at life. The founding patron of the charity is ArchBishop Desmond Tutu. Board Member of StreetSmart - Janet Pillai - was at Indaba 2017 meeting restaurateurs promoting responsible dining ........
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — by Newsbreak Exec Producer, Salma Patel - In this week's Green Scene - Here is your chance to let a card drive you wild - well, in a sense, of course. SANParks - or the South African National Parks - have created an exclusive Wild Card which allows you a year's unlimited entry to over 80 parks, reserves and resorts around Southern Africa. Besides doing your bit for the environment by purchasing this card, the perks include an exclusive WILD Magazine and updates on special offers, discounts, activities and events at SANParks reserves to help you plan that dream bush holiday. SANParks Call Centre Agent, Nokuthula Skosana spoke to Newsbreak at Indaba 2017 about this new concept......
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — A successful Johannesburg-based businesswoman is on mission to spread greater awareness about breast cancer. Sue Moodley also wants to ensure that more women have access to early detection tests and screening. She wants to achieve this goal by clinching the Mrs Commonwealth South Africa title. The pageant's official charity is the Pink Drive - giving meaning to beauty with a purpose. Moodley, who has travelled a difficult personal journey with breast cancer says women need to be empowered and supported so that breast cancer CAN be beaten. Newsbreak's Maya Jagjivan has more...
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — by Newsbreak Talk producer, Taresh Harreeparshad - "Treat them as human, not as woman." That was the powerful messages expressed on Newsbreak Talk yesterday- when callers said the issue of gender based violence was a human rights issue, before being a women's rights issues. The point emphasised is that woman need to be treated with humanity. The discussion began against the backdrop of the MEN ARE TRASH movement- which accuses men of perpetuating violence against woman.Nhlanhla Vezi from Brothers For Life explains how men need to encourage other men to do the right the thing...
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — by Newsbreak Executive Producer, Salma Patel - Dining with a conscience has become the new foodie phenomenon at restaurants. For just five rand added to your bill - this donation can help a street-child or a youngster at risk - by giving them a chance at life. The founding patron of the charity is ArchBishop Desmond Tutu. Board Member of StreetSmart - Janet Pillai - was at Indaba 2017 meeting restaurateurs promoting responsible dining ........
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — by Newsbreak Exec Producer, Salma Patel - In this week's Green Scene - Here is your chance to let a card drive you wild - well, in a sense, of course. SANParks - or the South African National Parks - have created an exclusive Wild Card which allows you a year's unlimited entry to over 80 parks, reserves and resorts around Southern Africa. Besides doing your bit for the environment by purchasing this card, the perks include an exclusive WILD Magazine and updates on special offers, discounts, activities and events at SANParks reserves to help you plan that dream bush holiday. SANParks Call Centre Agent, Nokuthula Skosana spoke to Newsbreak at Indaba 2017 about this new concept......
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — A successful Johannesburg-based businesswoman is on mission to spread greater awareness about breast cancer. Sue Moodley also wants to ensure that more women have access to early detection tests and screening. She wants to achieve this goal by clinching the Mrs Commonwealth South Africa title. The pageant's official charity is the Pink Drive - giving meaning to beauty with a purpose. Moodley, who has travelled a difficult personal journey with breast cancer says women need to be empowered and supported so that breast cancer CAN be beaten. Newsbreak's Maya Jagjivan has more...
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — by Newsbreak Talk producer, Taresh Harreeparshad - "Treat them as human, not as woman." That was the powerful messages expressed on Newsbreak Talk yesterday- when callers said the issue of gender based violence was a human rights issue, before being a women's rights issues. The point emphasised is that woman need to be treated with humanity. The discussion began against the backdrop of the MEN ARE TRASH movement- which accuses men of perpetuating violence against woman.Nhlanhla Vezi from Brothers For Life explains how men need to encourage other men to do the right the thing...
22
MAY
3pm
Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — Lotus FM — SABC News and Current Affairs — by Newsbreak Executive Producer, Salma Patel - Dining with a conscience has become the new foodie phenomenon at restaurants. For just five rand added to your bill - this donation can help a street-child or a youngster at risk - by giving them a chance at life. The founding patron of the charity is ArchBishop Desmond Tutu. Board Member of StreetSmart - Janet Pillai - was at Indaba 2017 meeting restaurateurs promoting responsible dining ........