The Week that Wasn't with Nik Rabinowitz

South African funnyman Nik Rabinowitz threw a few punchlines at some of the week's leading news and current affairs stories.

Listen to the full conversation from The Redi Tlhabi Show:

These were among the many matters Rabinowitz poked fun at:

  • January woes
  • Racial tensions following Penny Sparrow's comments
  • Call centers during holidays
  • The controversial #ZumaMustFall banner
  • Temba Bavuma's cricket success
  • Calls for a coalition between the DA and the EFF
  • The High Court ordering M-Net to re-instate Gareth Cliff

Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI

702 welcomes all comments that are constructive, contribute to discussions in a meaningful manner and take stories forward.

However, we will NOT condone the following:

  • Racism (including offensive comments based on ethnicity and nationality)
  • Sexism
  • Homophobia
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cyber bullying
  • Hate speech
  • Derogatory language
  • Comments inciting violence.

We ask that your comments remain relevant to the articles they appear on and do not include general banter or conversation as this dilutes the effectiveness of the comments section.

We strive to make the 702 community a safe and welcoming space for all.

702 reserves the right to: 1) remove any comments that do not follow the above guidelines; and, 2) ban users who repeatedly infringe the rules.

Should you find any comments upsetting or offensive you can also flag them and we will assess it against our guidelines.

702 is constantly reviewing its comments policy in order to create an environment conducive to constructive conversations.

Read More
Why many couples today are struggling with marriage

Why many couples today are struggling with marriage

Dr Eve advises that many modern couples need marriage to be a safe space for self-expression and self-actualisation.

[LISTEN] Conrad Koch opens up about the man behind irreverent Chester Missing

[LISTEN] Conrad Koch opens up about the man behind irreverent Chester Missing

South African ventriloquist and award-winning performer chats to Eusebius McKaiser about his new show 'Puppet Guy'.

Chester Missing chuckles over President's 'question and giggle' Parly session

Chester Missing chuckles over President's 'question and giggle' Parly session

Gags for days is standard procedure on The Week That Wasn't with Chester Missing and Conrad Koch, who can't seem to stop making jokes.

Rabinowitz cracks some stand-up, and can't keep count of causes that must fall

Rabinowitz cracks some stand-up, and can't keep count of causes that must fall

Funnyman Nik Rabinowitz brings the comedy on The Week That Wasn't, looking at the biggest news headlines from the past few days.

Eugene Khoza flips the script on The Week that Wasn’t

Eugene Khoza flips the script on The Week that Wasn’t

Redi Thlabi spoke with funnyman Eugene Khoza about his new live comedy show Never Ready, with a few gags and giggles in between.

The Week that Wasn't with Chester Missing

The Week that Wasn't with Chester Missing

The world's most revolutionary puppet, Chester Missing, weighs in on the latest global politics. Nothing is ever off the table.

Popular articles
I was not introduced to Ajay Gupta - Grootes

I was not introduced to Ajay Gupta - Grootes

Stephen Grootes says he believes former Eskom CEO Brian Dames when said he was not formally introduced to the Gupta family.

Vavi: I can't sleep at night for making Zuma the president

Vavi: I can't sleep at night for making Zuma the president

Zwelinzima Vavi says South Africa is paying dearly for choices they've made in being angry with Mbeki and not thinking logically.

Why the PAC wants South Africa renamed Azania

Why the PAC wants South Africa renamed Azania

Pan Africanist Congress's Narius Moloto explains why it supports the name Azania, a word which he says has Arabic origins.

WATCH: Zuma denies crisis at Sassa, won't evaluate isiphithiphithi (chaos)

WATCH: Zuma denies crisis at Sassa, won't evaluate isiphithiphithi (chaos)

Zuma says he cannot be expected to act against Minister Bathabile Dlamini on social grants matter now before the ConCourt.

Who is Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi?

Who is Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi?

The EFF lawyer stole the show during the state capture report court battle.

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...

What in the World Happened To ... Felicia Mabuza-Suttle

What in the World Happened To ... Felicia Mabuza-Suttle

The #Afternoondrive team located entreprenuer and talk show host, Felicia Mabuza-Suttle to find out what she's been up to since she left our screens.