The Best of Breakfast with Bongani Bingwa

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Get all the news you need to know each day with Bongani Bingwa’s Breakfast Show. Stay updated on developing stories and hear from the newsmakers making headlines as well as ordinary listeners affected by the stories. A number of regular features keep audiences up to speed on local and international stories, including The World View with Adam Gilchrist; the Africa Report with Crystal Orderson; the BRICS report with contributors from each country and of course regular traffic, sport and news bulletins from EWN.

Jokers July: Riaad Moosa back on stage!
Last Friday at 7:21 AM

South African comedian and doctor Riaad Moosa provides more details on  his upcoming one-man comedy show, which will take place this weekend.

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The World View - Snake Island Russian forces pull out Ukraine claims a military victory
Last Friday at 6:42 AM

A European Heatwave much of the continent is sweltering.

A Welsh trademark Row after a company copyrighted the word for love.

 

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What’s Gone Viral -
Last Friday at 6:03 AM

What’s Gone Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn.

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Eskom loadshedding: Who’s to blame?
Last Friday at 5:44 AM

Independent Energy Sector Specialist Hilton Trollip explains why we are currently in stage 6, the state of the power grid, and how the government should implement better plans or we will be in the same situation in three years.

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Home Affairs hits back at Helen Suzman Foundation court action
Last Friday at 5:42 AM

Helen Suzman Foundation Executive Director  Nicloe Fritz responds to Minister of Home Affairs Aaron Motsoaledi's statement that non-governmental organizations (NGOs) such as HSF are violating the Zim exemption permit, which has been in place for 13 years, and are likely to disrupt the lives of thousands of Zimbabweans who live legally in South Africa.

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Enyobeni tavern suspected to be built illegally
Last Friday at 5:19 AM

Nhlanhla Mabaso explained what he saw when reporters were allowed to enter the Eyonbeni tavern, what caused the death of 21 teenagers at Sceneray Park, and whether the tavern was illegally built.

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Freedom makes dreams come true
Last Thursday at 7:13 AM

Head of Guide Dog Training Mandla Ndlovu and Blind Guide Dog user head of Public Relations at South African Guide-Dogs Association Pieter Van Niekerk highlight the life-changing services of this organization, which not only serves the visually impaired but also provides Support Dogs to people with physical disabilities and Autism, as well as their upcoming campaign to highlight how guide dogs help their owners safely navigate the world around them.

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The World View - US Military expansion America is basing more forces in Europe
Last Thursday at 6:40 AM

The Paris terror trial all 20 have been convicted after a long process.

Regrets… We’ve had a few a charity survey on our big regrets in life.

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What’s Gone Viral - V-class for hire at R20 000 divides the internet
Last Thursday at 6:11 AM

What’s Gone Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn

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DA lays criminal charges against the ANC
Last Thursday at 5:33 AM

DA Chief Whip Natasha Mazzone discusses their decision to charge the ANC with criminal charges, alleging that the party governed as a criminal syndicate and requesting that it be "investigated for systemic and calculated racketeering activities over a multitude of years."

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Teacher of the Year for the month of May
Last Thursday at 5:15 AM

Curro Midrand Sagewood High School teacher Mrs Ferosa Jamal, who has been nominated as 'Teacher of the Year for the Month of May,' reacts to being nominated by her students, shares her passion for teaching, and encourages her colleagues to keep going.

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The Africa Report
Last Wednesday at 7:20 AM

The Africa Report with Crystal Orderson.

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The World View - Ghislaine Maxwell she’s starting 20 years in prison in America
Last Wednesday at 6:43 AM

A convicted Nazi Guard jailed in Germany at the age of 101.

Sri Lanka’s extreme fuel crisis petrol sales have been banned.

 

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What’s Gone Viral - WATCH: Lady sexually harassing male petrol attendant
Last Wednesday at 5:56 AM

What’s Gone Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn.

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Second case of monkeypox hits SA
Last Wednesday at 5:38 AM

Department of Health deputy minister Dr. Sibongiseni Dhlomo provides the most recent update on the second person identified as having contracted 'Monkeypox,' corrects the stigma surrounding the disease, discusses symptoms to be aware of, preventative measures, and how the department is dealing with the outbreak.

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South Africa enters stage 6 load shedding
Last Wednesday at 5:02 AM

Energy Analyst and Managing director at EE Business Intelligence Chirs Yelland reacts to loadshedding being pushed to stage 6 due to the utility claiming it is due to an illegal strike by Eskom workers, on how close we are as a country to a total grid collapse, and on whether we can expect positive results in electricity in the coming months and years.

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Uplifting young filmmakers for Youth Month
Last Tuesday at 8:13 AM

Award winning Actor and writer Sello Maake-KaNcube provides information on the lecture he will give at the inaugural Gauteng Film Commission lecturer in South Africa, which aims to address the state of the local film economy and how it can help the industry recover after the devastation of COVID.

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The World View - An outrage in Ukraine Russia’s attack on a shopping mall
Last Tuesday at 6:48 AM

Turn the lights off in Japan energy issues in the midst of a heatwave.

Britain’s fraud epidemic record numbers of costly scams.

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What’s Gone Viral
Last Tuesday at 6:23 AM

What’s Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn.

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Russian missile strikes Ukrainian shopping mall
Last Tuesday at 5:36 AM

Associate Editor at Daily Maverick Brooks Spector discusses the Russia-Ukraine conflict, including Russia's use of a missile that killed at least a dozen people at a busy shopping mall in the city of Krememnchek.

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Qatar Airways collaborates with South African airline Airline
Last Tuesday at 5:33 AM

Airlink CEO and managing director Rodger Foster discusses Qatar Airways' decision to sign an agreement with South Africa's Airlink to expand its operations in South Africa.

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SIU seizes former National Lotteries Commission board chair's R27-million mansion
Last Tuesday at 5:21 AM

GroundUp Investigative reporter Raymond Joseph provided more information on (SIU) who obtained a preservation order to freeze an R27 million luxury property linked to Professor Alfred Nevhutanda, the former chairperson of the National Lotteries Commission.

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The World View - Losses & Gains key changes in Ukraine’s war with Russia
Last Monday at 6:38 AM

A terrorist Atrocity In Oslo it appears to have been an anti-gay attack.

A High Flying Beatle Sir Paul McCartney has wowed Glastonbury.

 

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Eskom warns of stage 4
Last Monday at 6:33 AM

Eskom Spokesperson Sikhonathi Mantshantsha provided an update on the protests by some Eskom employees at nine of the company's power plants and other operating facilities.

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What’s Gone Viral
Last Monday at 6:12 AM

What’s Gone Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn.

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Appeals process for new SRD-R350
Last Monday at 5:44 AM

Sassa grant administration executive manager Brenton van Vrede responded by asking why they haven't paid some of the recipients and when they plan to fix the problem, as well as whether the system is difficult to use and why people are having trouble with the applications

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Black Sash launches legal action against government to overturn SRD grant regulations
Last Monday at 5:41 AM

Executive Director Black Sash Trust Rachel Bukasa discusses their legal action against the government to take the necessary steps to protect the social grants system and its beneficiaries when the contract between SASSA and Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) expires.

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Eastern Cape tavern tragedy: Death of 21 teenagers’ investigation underway
Last Monday at 5:15 AM

Eastern Cape Police spokesperson Brig Thembinkosi Kinana provided an update on the mysterious deaths of 21 young people discovered in an East London nightclub.

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Nedbank Business Ignite: Mind Unique Education
06/24/2022

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After a four-year hiatus, the Drakensberg Boys Choir returns
06/24/2022

Headmaster Drakensberg Boys Choir School Dave Cato discussed what audiences can expect at the 'Drakensberg Boys Choir' two-night live show after nearly two years of performing online due to COVID-19 regulations.

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Acapella group ‘The Soil’ returns to the stage!
06/24/2022

Singer, composer, and Producer Ntsika Fana Ngxanga discusses the return of the multi-platinum selling three-piece acapella group 'The soil,' who is set to perform this weekend at Emperors Palace's Theatre of Marcellus.

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The World View - EU welcome a membership path opens for Ukraine & Moldova
06/24/2022

US gun rights the supreme court actually votes to remove restrictions.

Pardon our witches the 4,000 Scottish women guilty of witchcraft.

 

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What’s Gone Viral -
06/24/2022

What’s Gone Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn.

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First case of rare monkeypox confirmed in South Africa |
06/24/2022

Luiz De Barros, LGBTQIA Advocate & Marketing and Communications Consultant at OUT LGBTIA+ Well-being and Prof Adrian Puren, Acting Executive Director at The National Institute for Communicable Diseases.

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Hacked: Cyber criminals are out to get you
06/24/2022

Toby Shapshak, editor and publisher: South African edition of Stuff magazine.

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Nedbank Business Ignite: Global Green Procurement
06/23/2022

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Grace Beyond borders assists Yeoville Market fire victims
06/23/2022

Grace beyond Borders Founder Aurélie Kalenga requests donations in an effort to raise funds for foreign nationals who witnessed the looting and burning of their shops at Johannesburg's Yeoville market, which is believed to have been set ablaze by the Dudula Movement. 

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Unpacking Part V of the state capture report
06/23/2022

Theto Mahlakoana, Senior Political Reporter at Eyewitness News, Tshidi Madia, Eyewitness News Senior politics journalist, and Bernadette Wicks, EWN Reporter

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The World View -  Afghanistan’s earthquake terrible destruction & loss of life
06/23/2022

The Prince & Boris an intense sideshow at the commonwealth summit.

A mega divorce Rupert Murdoch & Jerry Hall are splitting.

 

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What’s Gone Viral - Mom drags son to apologise to girl he bullied at school
06/23/2022

What’s Gone Viral with Jonathan “Khabazela” Fairbairn.

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