Streaming issues? Report here
John Maytham 2019 1500 BW John Maytham 2019 1500 BW
Afternoon Drive with John Maytham
15:00 - 18:00
volume_up
volume_mute

Up Next: The Money Show with Bruce Whitfield
See full line-up
Afternoon Drive with John Maytham
15:00 - 18:00

Podcasts

Breakfast with Bongani Bingwa
arrow_forward
An outline of public transport measures under level 3

An outline of public transport measures under level 3

1 June 2020 7:31 AM

The Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula has published a number of new directives which allow for increased travelling under South Africa’s level 3 lockdown. The first directive relates to inter-provincial travel, with the directive saying that those approved for such travel at level 3 are allowed to use long-distance public transport to do so from 1 June. In a separate directive, Mbalula indicated that some rail services will be allowed to operate during the level 3 lockdown.

Bongani joined by Fikile Mbalula, Transport Minister.


More episodes from The Best of Breakfast with Bongani Bingwa

The national ventilator project community in response to the Covid-19

16 July 2020 9:27 AM

Sabine Dall’Omo, CEO of Siemens Southern and Eastern Africa - Siemens South Africa joins forces with the National Ventilator project community in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

Nybble Technology

16 July 2020 9:23 AM

The 2020 edition of Nedbank Business Ignite has announced Nybble Technology as a finalist, placing Davith Kahwa on the shortlist to potentially win a R260 000 incubation and media package!

Read more at igniteyourbusiness.co.za and engage us on #BusinessIgnite - proudly brought to you by Nedbank.

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

What’s Viral - Xolile Nqatha says it is un-ANC to act against cadres in Covid-19

16 July 2020 8:01 AM

What’s Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

Energy Eskom struggling to keep lights on?

16 July 2020 7:35 AM

Ray White speaks to Ted Blom, Energy Expert

Eskom has moved the country to stage 2 loadshedding as the national grid faces severe strain due to increased demand for electricity. The utility says it is running low on diesel stock and a generation unit each at the Medupi and Kusile power stations tripped. During lockdown, the utility was able to avoid loadshedding, but as the economy reopened, the company is struggling to keep lights on.

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

Preparing for elections in the time of Covid-19

16 July 2020 7:30 AM

How has Covid-19 affected the IEC? What could next year’s local government elections be like for the public, where Covid-19 will still be a reality? What trends are we seeing on who is registering to vote? Are more youth registering to vote and likely to vote?

Ray White speaks to Sy Mamabolo, Chief Electoral Officer at the Independent Electoral Commission.

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

Clothes and blankets drive for babies and children

15 July 2020 9:25 AM

Ray White speaks to Sam Parrish, One Act of Kindness Volunteer.

The impact of COVID-19 and mission to flatten the curve, young children and babies and the Charlotte Maxeke hospital cannot be in the company of their parents and caregivers and the little ones have to stay alone, some without a change of clothes or blankets. The One Act of Kindness is on drive to collect clothes, toys and blankets for the children, posted on their Facebook page.

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

iFacts

15 July 2020 9:18 AM

The 2020 edition of Nedbank Business Ignite has announced iFacts as a finalist, placing Jenny Reid on the shortlist to potentially win a R260 000 incubation and media package!

Read more at igniteyourbusiness.co.za and engage us on #BusinessIgnite - proudly brought to you by Nedbank.

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

What’s Viral -Man suffers one of the worst sunburns while swimming

15 July 2020 8:00 AM

What’s Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn 

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

SA Covid-19 ventilator manufacturers

15 July 2020 7:36 AM

Ray White speaks to Willem Esterhuyse, SA Radio Astronomy Observatory's (SARAO's) General Manager of Engineering.

While Health Minister, Dr. Zweli Mkhize has warned of a COVID-19 peak in the next coming months, South Africa may not have enough oxygens for the surge in patients. The Minister also commended the work of the CSIR in manufacturing ventilators. The government’s ventilation project aims to locally manufacture 20 000 ventilators by the end of September.

The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory is not just focusing on the telescope and the SKA, but has now been mandated to manage the production of respiratory ventilators. To get an update on where we are with this project, I am now joined by Project Manager of the National Ventilator Project, Willem Esterhuyse

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward

SAA creditors to take crucial vote over business rescue plan

15 July 2020 7:31 AM

Ray White speaks to Joachim Vermooten, Transport Analyst, University of Johannesburg

86% of creditors voted in favour of the SAA Business Rescue Plan published on 7 July. In terms of legislation this means the plan may be implemented, subject to funding obtained. The airline’s restructure has been costed at R10.4 billion, in addition to the R16.4 billion that government has set aside to pay guaranteed debt over the next three years.

LISTEN TO PODCAST arrow_forward