[LISTEN] Here's how to prevent students from dropping out
Education expert Nola Payne says university dropout rates remain a concern and that many students were not making it to their third and fourth years.
[LISTEN] #LoadShedding woes: Eskom explains what's behind the power blackouts
CapeTalk host Kieno Kammies speaks to senior general manager for demand management at Eskom, Andrew Etzinger, about the unfolding crisis facing the power utility.
[LISTEN] Khoisan heritage still marginalised, says expert
Johnathan Miller, a Khoisan heritage expert, says there is a more visible celebration of the Khoisan heritage but South Africa still fails to recognise the individuality within the community.
[LISTEN] Condom use declining among SA youth
Reflecting on South African national HIV prevalence, unfortunately, there is a huge decrease in the use of condoms among South African youth.
[LISTEN] South Africans not doing enough to safeguard themselves online – study
Of 1,005 internet users surveyed, 53% of them have received phishing emails & a quarter of South African internet users admit to having fallen victim to online scams.
[LISTEN] Bloody brilliant! New emoji to challenge stigma around periods
New emojis have been approved and will be available on your smartphones soon.
[LISTEN] Father speaks out after Taxify driver allegedly stabs daughter, friend
A Durbanville father has shared his daughter's ordeal while in a Taxify vehicle with CapeTalk listeners and host Kieno Kammies.
[LISTEN] WC average salaries overtake Gauteng. Here's why
A survey has shown that Cape Town has overtaken Johannesburg in the average salaries that are offered. Adzuna's Jesse Green explains how and where the shift has happened.
[LISTEN] Why abortion pills are still in demand on the black market
CapeTalk’s Kieno Kammies speaks to Professor Catriona Macleod from SARChI about why these pills are still in high demand on the black market despite abortion being legal.
[LISTEN] Cancelling your car insurance a bad idea: expert
Old Mutual's Christelle Colman says cancelling your car insurance can have detrimental consequences for you, especially if you took a loan to buy your car.
[LISTEN] 3 SA media companies agree to pay penalties for price fixing
SABC will pay a fine of R31.8 million, while Primedia agreed to pay an administrative penalty of R9.6 million and Ster-Kinekor will pay a fine of R437,000.
[LISTEN] How can we get more young people to vote?
About 4.5 million South African citizens are eligible to vote but have no intention of registering to vote ahead of this year's general elections.
[LISTEN] 'Knowing what we know about Bosasa, we deserve answers from Ramaphosa'
Former Bosasa COO Angelo Agrizzi has been exposing government officials who apparently received bribes from the company during his testimony at the state capture inquiry.
[LISTEN] 'Many young people making a noise by withholding their vote'
Columnist Gugu Nonjinge says many young people refuse to register or vote because their voices are systematically marginalised and silenced in politics.
[LISTEN] Overberg firefighters battle blaze near Botrivier
Overberg fire chief Reinhardt Geldenhuys updates CapeTalk host Jeremy van Wyk about the situation in the Overberg area and status on the fire.
[LISTEN] How to minimise food wastage
CapeTalk's Kieno Kammies speaks to Professor Enzo Palombo at the Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology at the Swinburne University of Technology in Australia gives us the do's and don’ts when it comes to leftovers.
[LISTEN] Need for speed: Former racer lifts lid on CT's street racing scene
CapeTalk's Kieno Kammies interviewed Junaid Hamid, editor of Race Web Online Magazine, about street racing in Cape Town.
[LISTEN] MEC eyes new laws to make Cape Town roads safer
Western Cape Transport MEC Donald Grant says the provincial department is looking at new laws that will soon come into effect to reduce incidents of street racing and life-threatening speeding.