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03
APR
2am

In conversation with Graeme Codrington

Stephen Grootes speaks to Graeme Codrington, a South African author, futurist, and strategy consultant about the future of the world post the Covid-19 pandemic.
Guest: Graeme Codrington, A South African author, futurist, and strategy consultant
03
APR
2am

UJ Library Makerspace develops vital protective material to curb spread of COVID-19

The UJ Library Makerspace team at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) have joined efforts to curb the spread the COVID-19 pandemic by developing vital protective material. The Makerspace begun using 3D printing to produce surgical face shields in an effort to meet the rapidly growing need for personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers

Guest: Prof Maria Frahm-Arp, Executive Director for the Library and information Centre
03
APR
2am

Western Cape lifts ban cigarettes sales during lockdown

The Western Cape government has lifted the ban on the sale of cigarettes during the lockdown, emphasizing that cigarettes may only be purchased alongside essential goods.

Guest: Savera Kalideen, Executive Director of National Council Against Smoking
03
APR
1am

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu appeals for suspension on evictions

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu appeals to municipalities and private property owners to suspend evictions during the current lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic
Guest: McIntosh Polela, Ministry Spokesperson for the Ministry of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation
03
APR
1am

Lamola appoints new Solicitor-General

Mr Fhedzisani Pandelani has been appointed by Minister Ronald Lamola to act as Solicitor-General for a period of 24 months. The Solicitor-General is also responsible for implementing policy relating to the functions of the offices of State Attorney.
Guest: Mr Chrispin Phiri - Spokesperson for Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services
03
APR
1am

Cape Town refugees removed church

Yesterday The City of Cape Town together with the South African Police Service (SAPS), forcibly removed the refugees from the church in order to transport them to the new sites outside of the city Centre. The city of Cape Town has inspected the new sites for occupation.
Guest: JP Smith – Cape Town’s Mayoral Committee member for Safety and Security
03
APR
1am

Update on Covid-19 Cases in SA

In conversation with Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize on the latest the update on Covid-19 Cases in South Africa
Guest: Dr Zweli Mkhize – Minister of Health
03
APR
12am

SAMA concerned by new taxi regulations

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula amended regulations on how many passengers taxis can carry. South African Medical Association (SAMA) have criticised that this decision and say it will not help contain the virus.
Guest: Dr Angelique Coetzee – Chairperson of the South African Medical Association (SAMA)
03
APR
12am

Abahlali basemMjondolo’s Women's League call for moratorium on evictions

Abahlali basemMjondolo’s Women's League has accused the eThekwini Municipality of attacking the community violently and unlawfully, three times. According to Abahlali baseMjondolo although national government promised that there will be no evictions during the lockdown, they destroyed their homes and left many people injured
Guest: Nomsa Sizani General Secretary of Abahlali baseMjondolo and Member of its Women's wing
Guest: Lennox Mabaso, Spokesperson In the office of the Premier in KZN
03
APR
12am

Unions concerned government’s lack of commitment for SOEs

Unions have expressed their concerns that SA Express is being destroyed by the government’s lack of commitment to save state-owned entities (SOEs), especially those in aviation. Last month SA Express was placed under involuntary business rescue as a result of financial pressures, poor management and state capture.
Guest: Mashudu Rapheta – President of the Transport Movement's (NTM)
02
APR
7am

Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Southern Africa is meeting with field workers to assess how they can help them fight Covid-19 in communities
Guest: Dr Michael Charles, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Southern Africa Cluster head
02
APR
2am

The South African government's decision to weaken SO2 pollution standards amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

30 MEDIATED CONVERSATION: Discussion on the South African government's decision to weaken SO2 pollution standards amidst the COVID-19 pandemic
1. Robyn Hugo - Head of Pollution and Climate Change Programme at the Centre for Environmental Rights
2. Lauri Myllyvirta – Lead Analyst at the Centre for Research on Energy and Clean Air
3. Bobby Peek - Director of Ground Work
4. Dr Thuli Khumalo - National Air Quality Officer at the Department of Environmental Affairs

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