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Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E13 - Voices from the Free State: 2021•8

    S01 E13 - Voices from the Free State: 2021•8

    David Uwah is the founder and director of Zenncon Facility Management. A prominent businessman in South Africa and the greater part of Africa, Uwah is a consummate professional with strong business development skills, particularly...

    Sep 06 2021
    Sep 06 2021
    40:18
  • S01 E12 - Is South Africa falling apart – where to from here?

    S01 E12 - Is South Africa falling apart – where to from here?

    What South Africa will look like after the recent unrest in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, is yet unknown. As the country is attempting to normalise while tallying the human, political, and economic cost of the riots – what we know fo...

    Aug 25 2021
    Aug 25 2021
    01:31:55
  • S01 E11 - Virtual Colloquium on wanton violence during protests in South Africa

    S01 E11 - Virtual Colloquium on wanton violence during protests in South Africa

    The Department of Social Work at the UFS together with the Zola Skweyiya African Social Policy Innovation (ZSASPI) at the University of Cape Town hosted a colloquium with other social sciences academics on the culture of waton vi...

    Aug 23 2021
    Aug 23 2021
    05:31:25
  • S01 E10 - Voices from the Free State: 2021•7

    S01 E10 - Voices from the Free State: 2021•7

    In this special Women’s Month edition of the Voices of the Free State podcast series, we elevate and celebrate our female voices. Likeleli Monyamane takes us through her journey as a student at the UFS. Founder of Inspire Innovat...

    Aug 01 2021
    Aug 01 2021
    34:36
  • S01 E09 - Helen Zille talks to Prof Hussein Solomon about new book, #StayWoke, Go Broke

    S01 E09 - Helen Zille talks to Prof Hussein Solomon about new book, #StayWoke, Go Broke

    The Department of Political Studies and Governance at the University of the Free State cordially invites you to a discussion by Helen Zille, Chairperson of the DA’s Federal Council, on her latest book #StayWoke, Go Broke: Why Sout...

    Jul 29 2021
    Jul 29 2021
    54:03