Jacaranda FM The Drive with Rob & Roz

The Drive with Rob & Roz

Rob Forbes and Rozanne McKenzie co-host the ‘The Drive with Rob and Roz’ every weekday from 4 to 7pm. Rob and Roz are an ally for all, ensuring that the show infuses valuable discussions and information for listeners driving home or home already. ‘More Music you Love’ features heavily in this drive-time show, so you can expect a whole lot of music mixed in with popular topics like the weird things we all do, or breaking exclusive interviews that give us the story behind the story. Rob and Roz have created a Drive show that is designed to relax and leave listeners smiling (and thinking). You also get your weekly dose of ‘Rob’s mix’ every Friday where he creates his latest mix to kick-start your weekend.

News Reports (English & Afrikaans)
Explained Well
Competition Throw Forward
4 in a Row (MON-THU ONLY)
Rob's Mix (FRI ONLY)
What’s on your Mind (EVERY WEEKDAY)
Weekly English South Africa Entertainment News · Leisure
604 Episodes
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Everything you need to know about Election Day 2024

President Cyril Ramaphosa has set 29 May as the date of the national and provincial elections. The announcement follows a meeting with the nine premiers and the Independent Electoral Commission to discuss the state of readiness for the polls.
21 Feb 3 min

What will happen next with cattle ship in Cape Town? Experts explain

According to Jacaranda FM journalists: "The City of Cape Town confirmed that the unpleasant odour permeating the air is attributed to the arrival of the cattle ship, Al Kuwait, on Sunday evening." However, South Africans are not only concerned with the smell but with the situation onboard the ship and…
20 Feb 6 min

Abuse against teachers in South African schools

The grade 6 learner who allegedly shot his principal last week Friday, planned to attack two other teachers at the school - these details were shared by the Gauteng MEC of Education, Matome Chiloane, during his visit to the Primrose Primary School earlier today.
19 Feb 5 min

Canadian duo, Neon Dreams share why they love SA

Canadian duo Neon Dreams are no strangers to the South African music scene. Their 2019 single “Life Without Fantasies” reached the top of the South African viral charts amassing millions of streams in 2021 during the lockdown. They have continued to cement themselves in the industry here, having toured the…
16 Feb 21 min

The toxic water lettuce in Vaal River explained

In December 2023, the Vaal River saw an explosion of water lettuce start to take over, causing major concern among residents and other authorities. Unfortunately, the situation is quite dire as the water lettuce is an invasive plant and this ever-growing plant is already leading to concerns and problems. Here…
16 Feb 5 min

Monday Mailbag: Should pets have human names?

This week on the Monday Mailbag, a listener wrote to Rob Forbes and Rozanne McKenzie about a serious relationship dilemma they are experiencing. They have just got a new dog but they are fighting with their partner about what to call the new puppy.
12 Feb 3 min

Constitutional Court rules against ANC appeal

The ANC has lost its Constitutional Court bid to appeal an earlier ruling ordering it to hand over all its records and documents relating to cadre deployment. Take a listen to find out more.
12 Feb 4 min

You didn't know this about SONA!

In the latest Explained Well on The Drive with Rob & Roz we take a look at some of the 'behind the scene' facts about the SONA.
8 Feb 7 min

Beer and flies could save our planet!

On the latest Explained Well on The Drive with Rob & Roz, the team spoke about a possible solution to food waste which includes both the brewing of beer and the benefit of black soldier flies.
6 Feb 6 min

Government not directly responsible for increased fuel price

On the latest explained well, The Drive with Rob & Roz explained an upcoming fuel increase in February. The Automobile Association says that unaudited data from the Central Energy Fund indicates an increase in all grades of fuel for February. They also added that the government is not directly responsible…
5 Feb 5 min

The great butterfly migration!

Have you ever noticed the masses of white butterflies flying around? It has been a while since they appeared, and there is good reason for that. Take a listen to find out all you need to know about these curious little insects and their habits.
1 Feb 4 min

Repo rate: will it be cut or rise?

South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) has announced whether the repo rate will be dipping, rising or staying level. This was determined during the central bank’s first Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting for 2024.
1 Feb 4 min
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