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By withdrawing from the Chairman's Conversation on Power FM, President Cyril Ramaphosa missed an opportunity to take the nation into his confidence and be accountable for a number of issues bedeviling South Africa, writes Lukhona Mnguni .
President Cyril Ramaphosa has decided to withdraw from this year’s Chairman’s conversation hosted by Gauteng radio station, Power FM.
South Africans have a choice: either they dismiss the "condescending" Rupert (who is he, after all, to tell black people what to do with their hard-earned creditworthiness?) or take the hard lesson, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
Multi-billionaire and business mogul Johann Rupert has apologised on Twitter, saying he didn't mean to offend anyone, following comments he made in a PowerFM interview.
The #TotalShutDown movement has written to businessman Johann Rupert asking him to cancel his appearance on Power FM's Chairman's Conversation over allegations that Given Mkhari, the chairperson of the station's parent company, assaulted his wife.
NPA is looking into a matter of alleged domestic violence against Given Mkhari
A radio mogul and his wife - who had been both arrested after they opened charges of assault against each other - have subsequently dropped the charges
Power FM chairperson Given Mkhari has explained events leading up to the cancellation of the Chairman's Conversation after President Cyril Ramaphosa bowed out at the last minute.
SA multi-billionaire Johann Rupert's remarks in a discussion at a PowerFM event last week has drawn responses from South Africans which show that the country still has "deep racial and class" divisions, host Given Mkhari has said.
When Iman Rappetti stood up to Given Mkhari and Johann Rupert during the Chairman's Conversation at her own expense she did what others in the room failed to do, writes Tshidi Madia.
One of South Africa’s richest businessmen, Johann Rupert, has been accused of being arrogant, racist and suffering from cognitive dissonance during an event hosted by PowerFM.
Court matters against PowerFM boss Given Mkhari and his wife Ipeleng have been withdrawn in the Randburg Magistrate's Court, says the National Prosecuting Authority.
Radio mogul Given Mkhari and his wife Ipeleng have appeared in the Randburg Magistrate's Court for separate cases of assault, according to the National Prosecuting Authority.
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