PODCAST | DID THE GATES FOUNDATION’S PROGRAM TO FEED AFRICA FAIL?

Wed 04 August 2021: With the recent announcement of Bill and Melinda Gates’ divorce, many people are asking questions about the Foundation’s future. But this is not the first time questions about the foundation have been asked. One development expert we spoke with claims AGRA, Bill Gates’ two decade old program to feed Africa through agriculture, […]

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PODCAST: UNREST AND MASS LOOTING LEFT BUSINESSES DESTROYED

Sun 18 July 2021: Clement Manyathela spoke to different business owners from KZN to Gauteng whose businesses were looted including Mamelodi Radio Station that was also looted. Business owners included: Dr Dulcy Rakumakoe, CEO of Quadcare; Lucky Lekgwathi, Former Orlando Pirates Star& Restaurateur; Mike Jewitt, owns an industrial complex incorporating warehouses, self-storage & workshops; Sipho […]

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PODCAST | SOWETO RESIDENTS PROTECT MAPONYA MALL FROM LOOTERS

Sat 17 July 2021: We continue to build the stories of the people, who working very hard to restore businesses that have lost, to restore communities back to normality, and this week amongst the looting, we have seen very successful collaboration to prevent further looting as a result of efforts between, the police, the SANDF […]

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INSIGHTFUL, FEARLESS, UPLIFTING – DR IMTIAZ SOOLIMAN ON SA’S LOOTING LOCUSTS

Fri 16 July 2021: It is often during times of great adversity, that we witness the extraordinary strength of the human spirit. Dr Imtiaz Sooliman founded the Gift of the Givers Foundation in 1992 and has spent the last 29 years dedicating himself to providing humanitarian aid and disaster relief. BizNews founder Alec Hogg spoke to Dr […]

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PODCAST | DISCOVERY OF GRAVES REOPENS WOUND FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLE IN CANADA

Thu 01 June 2021: For over a century, Indigenous children were forcibly taken away from their families to residential schools created by the Canadian government and administered by churches. Survivors have reported that all kinds of abuse happened there. Last May, the first mass burial site was discovered with the remains of 215 children on […]

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PODCAST | ARE VACCINE PASSPORTS NECESSARY OR DISCRIMINATORY?

Tue 15 June 2021: As coronavirus has spread across continents, our way of life has completely changed. Planes have ground to a halt, borders closed off and families separated. But now, as vaccination programmes surge ahead, the aviation industry is working with governments to try to secure safe and efficient ways to travel. A digital […]

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PODCAST | WHAT’S BEHIND COLOMBIA’S MONTH OF MASS PROTEST?

Sat 29 May 2021: What began as a strike against a tax proposal in Colombia has now escalated into a nationwide protest movement over some of Colombia’s most deep-seated issues. Protesters are demanding structural changes to ease inequality and end police violence. After a month of demonstrations, President Ivan Duque’s popularity has hit record lows […]

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PODCAST | MUSLIMS IN FRANCE CONTEND WITH A SHIFTING CENTER

Fri 09 April 2021: When France’s President Emmanuel Macron announced a controversial bill on “Islamist separatism” last year, members of the country’s Muslim population worried about what would happen next. Now, the bill has reached the Senate. As France’s politicians try to outmaneuver each other from the right, what impact will their politicking have on a […]

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PODCAST | WHY ARE SO MANY MIGRANT CHILDREN GOING TO THE US?

Fri 02 April 2021: There’s an influx of children migrating through the southern border with Mexico. But is the US ready to receive them? The United States Border Patrol estimates that up to 22,000 children could cross the border with Mexico in April. President Joe Biden promised a more humane treatment of migrants than his […]

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