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Sunday Times revealed documents that suggested President Jacob Zuma was in a corrupt relationship with Thales, a french arms dealer. Institute for Security Studies' Senior analyst Judith February spoke to John Robbie about the issue and why there seems to always be corruption associated with the President.

After a couple of complaints from listeners about the Hennops River and the pollution in and around it, John Robbie spoke to Director of Water and Sanitation at City of Tshwane Sibusiso Mabasa looking at what has caused this health hazard and he explained how they are planning to deal with the problem. The Hennops River is a small river in Gauteng Province, South Africa that passes through Centurion. It is part of the Crocodile River basin.

The disaster in Nigeria, Lagos where over a 100 people were victims of a building collapse attending a Church service by TB Joshua is still in the news and Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says the process of bringing back the bodies of those that lost their lives was a long process because of regulations in Nigeria.

Families and friends of the departed are left with more questions than answers and not sure when they can find closure and bury their loved ones with the dignity and respect they deserve.

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