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Afternoon Drive with John Maytham


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    Partypocalypse – Springbok Nude Girls SAMA Nomination 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 4:37

    The Springbok Nude Girls Album ‘Partypocalypse' has been nominated as the SAMA Rock Album of the year. John is joined by renowned Guitarist Theo Crous to reflect on the album. Partypocalypse was recorded and mixed by Theo Crous at his renowned Belville Studios facility. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Geordin Hill Lewis 'Covid 19' informal settlement and spatial planning response

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 10:57

    Geordin Hill-Lewis joins John to consider the issues raised in John's discussion with Dr. Thina Nzo yesterday about the ‘Covid-19' informal settlement outside of Cape Town's CBD as an example of her concerns with the city's land allocation and management of the socially vulnerable.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Did Google SA really forget to pay its annual subscription fee?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 4:38

    Guest: Toby Shapshak | Editor-in-Chief at Stuff Magazine See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Restaurant group Tashas is adding new locations in South Africa, Dubai and London

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 8:21

    John is joined by Natasha Sideris, the 47-year-old entrepreneur that has expanded from a single Tashas restaurant in the Joburg suburb of Atholl to five brands across two geographies and has announced plans to grow both the brand portfolio and its global footprint. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    PPS Investments

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 6:11

    Nominator: Jasmine Arnold Nominee: Mujahid Arnold See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The John Maytham Book Review

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 9:46

    Listen to John's weekly book review and share his passion for all things literary. From fiction to non-fiction, John reads and reviews a range of books that would sit well on your reading list. Fiction Three Assassins: A Propulsive New Thriller from the Bestselling Author of BULLET TRAIN by Kōtarō Isaka The Little Wartime Library: A Gripping, Heart-wrenching WW2 Page-turner Based on Real Events by Kate Thompson Non – Fiction Freezing Order: A True Story of Russian Money Laundering, State-Sponsored Murder, and Surviving Vladimir Putin's Wrath by Bill Browder See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Zuma's three attacks on Zondo's report... and why they're nothing but noise

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 7:01

    Guest: Karyn Maughan | Legal Journalist with News24 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Saturday 02 July Test Rugby

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 8:55

    Guest: John Dobson | Western Province Coach  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Our Burning planet Odds against the Sport of Kings, the last stand for Thoroughbred horses

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 8:46

    Our Burning Planet is the Daily Maverick section devoted to expert environmental opinion and analysis.  We partner up each Friday on the Afternoon Drive to discuss a burning issue. John is joined by Daily Maverick Journalist Don Pinnock to discuss his investigation into the South African horse industry. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Transforming lives through the gift of music

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 5:13

    John is joined by musician and composer, Roland Moses, to describe the sustainable music programme that he has created at Nokuphila School. ‘The Yamaha Recorder Programme' uses the healing power of music to empower children in the community.  Nokuphila is a school for vulnerable children from the informal settlements on the western border of Tembisa. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Electoral Amendment Bill Constitutional Court Ruling

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 8:14

    Guest: Letlhogonolo Letshele - My Vote Counts Electoral Systems Researcher See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Eskom wage negotiation: The right to strike in a time of crisis

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 6:30

    Guest: Puke Maserumule is a Labour Law Specialist at Maserumule Attorneys, and he joins John to discuss the wage dispute and the right to strike in a time of crisis. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Metaverse emerges in South Africa

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 8:25

    Guest: Arthur Goldstuck tech analyst - World Wide Worx See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    I will not renew my ANC membership; the party is no longer fit to govern

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 10:06

    Guest:  Mervyn Bunnun joins John to explain the motivation for his letter of resignation from the ANC, as published in the Daily Maverick See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    ‘Covid-19' informal settlement delegitimises authority of the City of Cape Town

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 9:44

    Guest:  Dr Thina Nzo is a senior researcher in the study of politics and policy, and she wrote a thought-provoking analysis of The City of Cape Town's management of the newly established ‘Covid-19' informal settlement outside of Cape Town's CBD to question the city's land allocation and management of an endless trail of disrupted livelihoods and displaced families. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Plan B with Rebecca Davis

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 11:13

    A weekly conversation between John Maytham and Rebecca Davis covering the subjects that created a stir in the news and in social media. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    'Scrap the damn red tape': Gordhan, Presidency exploring Eskom emergency plans after Stage 6

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 7:51

    Guest:  Fin24 writer Carol Paton joins John to discuss Eskom's emergency plans after Stage 6 and Minister Pravin Gordhan's pursuit for emergency solutions to end the load shedding crisis. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    This app wants to solve Cape Town's parking problems renting out bays from your phone

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 7:44

    Guest: Joshua Raphael brings the parking solution that he has created to Cape Talk.  Parket is an app that makes hunting for elusive parking spaces as simple as getting onto your phone, booking a spot, and scanning a QR code when you get there. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Filing from Odesa — between Putin, Pushkin and Potemkin

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 5:46

    Guest: Greg Mills | Director at Brenthurst Foundation See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Eskom strike appears to be over - what now?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 9:33

    Guest: Ed Stoddard | Journalist at Business Maverick See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The A Love Of Reading #InOurOwnWords Campaign

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 9:44

    Guest: Xolisa Guzula is a lecturer at the University of Cape Town, a storyteller, author, and translator of children's literature. She joins Zain to describe the #InOurOwnWords campaign that she has created in partnership with Cadbury Dairy Milk to raise awareness of the importance of giving children access to stories in their home languages through the Homegrown Stories initiative See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Where to buy UPS battery system for stage 6

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 9:58

    Guest: Business Insider SA Journalist Luke Daniel  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The National Health Act Provisions declared unconstitutional and invalid

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 7:54

    Guest: Prof Alex van den Heever | Chair in the field of Social Security Systems Administration and Management Studies at Wits School Of Governance See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Bridging finance

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 8:47

    Guest: Sam Daykin | Marketing Manager - Rodel Financial Services See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The impact of loadshedding on the economy

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 11:53

    Guest: Cas Coovadia | CEO at Business Unity SA See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Financial Mail honours the inspiring Principal at Soweto Ford High School

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 6:26

    Guest: Mukosi Leonard Mudhavi See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    PPS INVESTMENTS Family Network investment

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 4:34

    PPS Investments is taking investing to new heights. Through their Family Network investment option, they are making it easier to build generational wealth. To celebrate PPS Investments' Family Network, this week CapeTalk and PPS Investments are giving away R5000 daily. To stand to win, all you had to do was visit capetalk.co.za and nominate someone, in your family, who has inspired you, by keeping it together in these tough times. You and that inspiring family member could walk away with R2500 each. Let's find out who today's winners are. Nominator Details: Wendy Abrahams Nominee Details: Zia Abrahams See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Professor Naomi Cahn Breaks Down Overruling of Roe v. Wade

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 10:15

    The University of Virginia Professor Naomi Cahn teaches joins John to discuss the striking ofthe landmark 1973 U.S. Supreme Court  legal decision Roe v. Wade that gave women in the United States the constitutional right to abortion. She writes in the areas of family law, gender and the law, and feminist jurisprudence. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Amnesty for state capture accused

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 8:12

    Guest: Robert Appelbaum is a partner Webber Wentzel See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Mediclinic to explore the private power cure as independent energy market opens up

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 5:05

    Guest: Petrus Swanepoel is The Infrastructure Sustainability Manager at Mediclinic See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Department of Agriculture has a beef with plant-based sector over product nameson Drive with John Maytham

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 9:43

    Guest: Janusz Luterek, Attorney and Partner at Hahn & Hahn Attorneys.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Eskom breaking point

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 9:03

    Guest: Chris Yelland | Energy Analyst and MD at EE Business Intelligence  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Meet South Africa's leading Human Lie Detector

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 8:18

    Guest: Lizette Volkwyn, one of only two certified PEI human lie detectors in South Africa. She brings the lesson to John – how do you spot a lie? And explains how she uses her truth and credibility work to help individuals and organisations.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Civil society takes government to court for unfair and exclusionary social relief of distress grant regulations

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 6:58

    Guest: Rachel Bukasa is the Executive Director of Black Sash and she joins to John explain why social relief of distress grant regulations must be declared unfair and exclusionary and changed. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    'Day Zero' status update in The Eastern Cape

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 7:57

    Guest: Estelle Ellis | Senior Journalist  at Maverick Citizen See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Anti Gang Unit Recommendations

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 6:19

    Guest: Eldred De Klerk, Policing and security experts at African Centre for Security and Intelligence See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Phala Phala worker Froliana Joseph said she knows nothing of the burglary

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 10:04

    Guest: Reporter Jeff Wicks to discuss the News24 investigation that tracked down the Phala Phala worker Froliana Joseph. She claimed to have no connection to the group of Namibians named by former spy boss Arthur Fraser as those behind the heist. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The SARS Auto Assessment Rules

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 7:17

    Guest: Joon Chong | Partner at Webber Wentzel See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Jive Cape Town Funny Festival

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 5:53

    Guest: Alan Committie | Comedian South Africa's oldest and foremost comedy festival showcasing the best local stand-up comedians together with top international variety acts begins in Cape Town tonight! It's Cape Town's winter comedic talent and a great night out… and perhaps it will be able to boast a full house! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Book Review with John Maytham

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 8:18

    Listen to CapeTalk's John Maytham's weekly book reviews and share his passion for all things literary. From fiction to non-fiction, John reads and reviews a range of books that would sit well on your reading list. Fiction The Murders at Fleat House Lucinda Riley The Chosen: Who Pays the Price of a Writer's Fame?  Elizabeth Lowry Non – Fiction Tomorrow's People: The Future of Humanity in TenNumbers Paul Morland See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Nedbank Business Ignite: Plattekloof RMS Boerdery

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 6:51

    Guest: Albert Vermaak, Plattekloof RMS Boerdery Through a decade-long partnership with CapeTalk, Nedbank has helped many small businesses to do big things! This year could be the year we do the same for your business. Now it's time to meet our next finalist. A farm specializing in Merino sheep with wool and meat. They have expanded to cultivating crops, i.e. wheat, canola and coriander.The incubation will help them expand their farming land and which will enable them to supply more products See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Red tape disaster is strangling tourism – SATSA calls for urgent intervention from President, and his red tape team

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 7:20

    Guest: Oupa Pilane, the Deputy chair of SATSA and a tour operator based in Mpumalanga See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Our Burning Planet: Activists and researchers dismayed by IEA endorsement of tapping Africa's natural gas

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 7:23

    Guest: Daily Maverick Journalist, Ethan van Diemen  Our Burning Planet is the Daily Maverick section devoted to expert environmental opinion and analysis.  We partner up each Friday on the Afternoon Drive to discuss a burning issue. John is joined by Daily Maverick Journalist, Ethan van Diemen to discuss his article about the report released by The International Energy Agency on Monday to explore pathways for Africa's energy system.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The proper procedure when a traffic officer stops a vehicle without a number plate

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 6:19

    Guest: JP Smith  Listeners have called into The Afternoon Drive about the way that they were treated by traffic officers and confused about what the correct protocol should be. John is joined by JP Smith to answer their concerns.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    CPI figure hits five-year high for May

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 6:15

    Guest: Paul Makube | Senior Agricultural Economist at FNB Business See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    ZONDO: The final report has been submitted, what happens now?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 7:55

    Guest: Professor Steven Friedman is a Professor at the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Johannesburg and he joins John to look to the potential impact of the ZONDO commission findings on South Africa's future.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    A confirmed Monkeypox case in South Africa

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 6:09

    Guest:  Jeremy Nel is an Infectious diseases specialist at Wits University, and he joins John to discuss the implications of the confirmation of the first case of Monkeypox in South Africa. The 30-year-old Gauteng man reported no recent travel. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Court grants Judge Hlophe leave to appeal

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 6:17

    Guest:  Retired justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa, Johann Kriegler, joins John to discuss the Johannesburg High Court decision to grant John Hlophe leave to appeal the findings of gross misconduct against him. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Zondo's recommendation that the Constitution be changed to allow for the president to be directly elected

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 5:38

    Guest: Pierre de Vos | Claude Leon Foundation Chair in Constitutional Governance. at University of Cape Town See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Nedbank Business Ignite: Think Camp

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 6:40

    Guest: John Naiker See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Plan B with Rebecca Davis

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 14:44

    Guest: Rebecca Davis | Journalist and Author at Daily Maverick See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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