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M&G Listen: Weekly audio updates for a better South Africa 2022


The Continent — Issue 88, June 11 2022

Looking for the latest issue of The Continent? You'll find it here.

PODCAST | Standerton fights to get municipality working

Ron Derby, Sarah Smit and Khaya Koko in conversation about Eskom’s ‘sabotaged’ Tukuka power station and why Lekwa local municipality faces rolling blackouts and crumbling infrastructure

PODCAST | After the ANC

We need to reimagine South Africa without the ANC and if we do not, we will either live with false hope or the country’s crisis will intensify

PODCAST | Remembering Louis Maqhubela

How did the iconic master painter Louis Maqhubela change the game in the 1990's and how did he pave the way for artists today with his 'transformative' art?

PODCAST: David Koloane

We chat to our esteemed guests about the David Koloane and Louis Maqhubela and the legacies they left behind

PODCAST: Mind, body, wallet – why health leads to wealth

Wellness coach Christine Phillips chats with the M&G business journalists about how to sustain a healthy wellness lifestyle

PODCAST: How members of the ANC were pivotal to the conceptualisation of the EFF

The M&G politics journalists Lizeka Tandwa and Paddy Harper chat with EFF leader Julius Malema, reflecting on the 10 years after he was expelled from the ANC and his impact on the EFF and on South African politics

SONA2022: What comes first Mr President? The country, or the ANC?

Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Southern Africa’s Rebone Tau and professor William Gumede talk to M&G about SONA 2022

How Brian Molefe became the Guptas’ go-to guy

The former Transnet group chief executive was one of the key architects of the capture and looting of the state-owned entity

PODCAST: ‘I travelled to 30 countries before the age of 30’

Travel influencer Dineo Zonke Maduna talks about travelling on a budget and becoming an influencer

PODCAST: ‘I had R40m debt at 26 – it felt like the end of my life’

Busi Selesho chats to the M&G business journalists and podcast editor about why she became a money coach and shares some tips to financial freedom

PODCAST: What is South Africa’s “sneaker flipping” industry?

Teekay Motla and Katlego Mokale of Sneaker Content chat to Sarah Smit and Lineo Leteba about the growing sneaker flipping industry