The Midday Report with Stephen Grootes

Award-winning journalist and political commentator Stephen Grootes is the host of The Midday Report on 702 and CapeTalk.

This concise, one hour show is filled with national and international news, current affairs, and recaps of what’s been making headlines during the day. It also includes a daily Business Report.

Stephen has an extensive knowledge of South Africa’s political environment and through relationships he has forged he’s able to get to the crux of any issue.

He has been with Eyewitness News for over a decade and the host of The Midday Report since September 2012. Prior to his time at Eyewitness News, Stephen worked in radio news in London and was editor at the Asian community’s Sunrise Radio.

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Humane end for Benoni Bunny Park rabbits

Humane end for Benoni Bunny Park rabbits

Two thousand rabbits from the Benoni Bunny Park will be donated to the Johannesburg Zoo to feed the carnivores.

Activist commends police task force in Glebelands killings convictions

Activist commends police task force in Glebelands killings convictions

The Moerane Commission of Inquiry is continuing to find those involved in and responsible for political killings in KwaZulu-Natal

Journalist eye witness account: 'Myanmar is a humanitarian disaster'

Journalist eye witness account: 'Myanmar is a humanitarian disaster'

About 400 000 Rohingya Muslims have fled from Myanmar’s northern Rakhine state to the border of Bangladesh to find refuge.

WC Transport MEC to kickstart a two week mediation amid Santaco leadership woes

WC Transport MEC to kickstart a two week mediation amid Santaco leadership woes

An illegal taxi strike turned violent when busses were set alight and stoned in Cape Town on Monday.

Sasfin Holdings cuts ties with KPMG after 18 years

Sasfin Holdings cuts ties with KPMG after 18 years

CEO of Sasfin Holdings Roland Sassoon confirmed that it has dropped KPMG as their auditing firm and put its audit up for tender.

AfriForum will apply to have Grace Mugabe declared a respondent in Engels case

AfriForum will apply to have Grace Mugabe declared a respondent in Engels case

The lobby group represents Gabriella Engel who was allegedly beaten by Mugabe with an electric cable in a Sandton hotel in August.

R2K protest over high data tariffs

R2K protest over high data tariffs

The advocacy group handed over memorandums to four major network providers in Gauteng.

'A knee jerk reaction from Bok coaches would be wrong move'

'A knee jerk reaction from Bok coaches would be wrong move'

Jean Smyth, EWN sports reporter, analyses New Zealand's record 57-0 win agains South Africa in the Rugby Championship.

Moerane Commission: "Factionalism may be cause of political killings"

Moerane Commission: "Factionalism may be cause of political killings"

EWN Reporter, Ziyanda Ngcobo gives the latest updates from the inquiry into KZN political killings.