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RISE fm MidMornings

... with Tlotlang Moletsane, Weekdays from 09h00 to 12h00
Occasionally English South Africa Society & Culture
55 Episodes
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Africa Day Podcast.

Our RISE fm personality, Mpumi Mbethe, has an interview with 3 Professors from the University of Mpumalanga to speak on Africa Day and it's importance. Prof. Thulisile Bhuda, Dr Sifiso Ndlovu and Prof Secheba Mahlomoholo spoke about the significance for African renaissance dialogue.
25 May 2022 40 min

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Mpumi Mbethe chats to GRIP social worker and Shelter Manager at Kamagugu Nomfundo Mokoena about Sexual Assault Awareness month.Sexual Assault Awareness Month, observed each April, It is a campaign that aims to increase awareness about the causes and risk factors for sexual assault and empower individuals to take steps to…
29 Apr 2022 8 min

Mahotella Queen unlocks 80 in style

Mpumi Mbethe chats to Hilda Semola Tloubatla daughters :who are Mantwa Nelly and Vanessa .Hilda Semola Tloubatla South African mbaqanga singer, and the lead singer of the acclaimed group the Mahotella Queens.They all wish her well on her birthday,Mantwa went on to bless her to hit the 100 year mark...Happy…
22 Apr 2022 7 min

World food day with Exxaro

Mpumi chats Exxaro's Community Development Manager Tebogo Leepile about World Food Day.The Diversified mining company, Exxaro Resources understands that food insecurity is a global issue and tries to address this in its host communities with the hope to improve nutrition within its communities.
15 Oct 2021 6 min

Women in Petroleum Industry

Mpumi Mbethe chats to Martha on how she finds herself in the male dominated industry and how she is willing uplift her community .
1 Oct 2021 5 min

Keeping the arts alive through Poet Celow Mpungose

Celow Mpungose is a male poet ,born and breadeMpophomeni in Howick (KZN) He has been writing & reciting poetry from 2008,his poetry is inspired by love, life & God His highest achievement is living his dream of performing poetry at national level.
6 Aug 2021 10 min

Tribute Ntate Tsepo Tshola

Mpumi pays tribute to legendary musician Tsepo Tshola .Tshepo Tshola was the Lesotho-born South African legendary singer-songwriter best known for songs such as Holokile and Shine Your Light amongst many others.
15 Jul 2021 7 min

Labour relations issues

Department of Employment and Labour spokesperson Musa Zondi about South African employers are required to give their workers paid time off to get vaccinated against Covid-19 and some clarification surrounding COVID 19 vaccine side effects.can employees refuse to take a jab?
17 Jun 2021 9 min

The ticking biological clock.

Mpumi Chats to Gynaecologist Dr Welile Mdluli and a motherwho gave birth in her early 30s Samkelisiwe Matse about the ticking biological clock. many women have a much harder time becoming pregnant. For many men, fertility begins to decline in their 40s.
2 Jun 2021 13 min

Healing through the beauty industry

Mpumi Mbethe chats to Founding Director of Havillah Beauty Mabel Ledwaba about advocating for healing through the beauty industry. Mabel said that some women may argue that applying makeup helps boost their self-confidence; they do not realize it’s only a temporary boost.
1 Jun 2021 7 min

The importance of Africa Day

Mpumi Mbethe chats to University of Mpumalanga Falculty of economics development and business sciences Prof Vusi Gumede, Research professor of Education Prof Sechaba Mahlomaholo as well as culture and heritage lecturer Ms Thulsile Bhuda about the importance of Africa Day based on Socio-economic development (GDP, life expectancy, literacy, and levels…
24 May 2021 49 min

Embracing our hair in Africa month

Mpumi Mbethe is speaking to Author of ‘My Coily Crowny Hair Zulaikha Patel about embracing our hair. Zulaika led a protest against institutionalized racism in schools in South Africa and the decolonization of hair policies in schools, which was followed by several protests across South Africa in schools, such as…
20 May 2021 11 min

Prison Love manuscript

Mpumi chats to Prison Love manuscript author Tshidi Monko about her relationship with her prison lover, during and post his incarceration
25 Mar 2021 9 min

The effects of bottling up matters in a relationship

Mpumi Mbethe Chats is chatting to psychologist Mutshinye Manguvhewa about the effects of bottling up matters in a relationship.Mutshinye says there are number of factors that contributes to this, which includes: personality traits differences, cultural standards and norms, familial grooming, gender roles and socialisation and previous experiences mostly trauma-related.
18 Mar 2021 11 min

The importance of doing a colonial hydrotherapy.

Mpumi chats to Colon therapist Nondumiso Ntuli about the importance of doing a colonial hydrotherapy. Nondumiso says irrigating your colon doesn’t sound pleasant, but practitioners claim it can provide numerous health benefits like improving digestion and weight loss.
11 Mar 2021 8 min

Happy International Womens Day

Mpumi Chats to Action Aid womens right manager Lindelwe Nxumalo about International Womens Day. Lindelwe We said we can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality and we choose to seek out and celebrate women's achievements. Collectively, we can all help create an inclusive world, from…
8 Mar 2021 7 min

Unpacking black tax affairs

Mpumi Chats to Unpacking black tax affairs author Bonginkhosi Solly Sithole about the setbacks of black tax. Sitholes book clearly demonstrates that the Ubuntu philosophy holds that “A person is a human being, through, with and for other human beings” is the foundation, cornerstone and pillar of coexistence among black…
5 Mar 2021 9 min
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