We condemn corruption…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
We need a black-owned, black-run bank… Banks don’t go all-out trying to understand the pains of black businesses…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
Kganki Matabane joined the Black Business Council (BBC) in December 2017 when Danisa Baloyi was suspended as president, pending an inquiry into a R5 million donation for the Airports Company South Africa.
Matabane joined the BBC after a stint as Chief Operations Officer and Executive Director at Sentech.
He hails from the Makurung village in Ga-Mphahle in Limpopo.
Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).
Black Business needs to be more united… if we’re united we’ll achieve more…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
Perhaps we need to remove Mr Manyi and the Guptas from it… We need to have diversity of views…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
80% of the money [R5 million] was returned… The issue is also being handled by law enforcement agencies…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
I didn’t know what I wanted to be [when he was growing up]… I wanted to do Math and Science... but chose Commerce…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
When you see a customer… don’t judge them by the type of clothes they’re wearing…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
I was heartbroken when Stuttafords closed down, because that’s where I learned.— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
There is so much inequality. And, unfortunately, the inequality has colour…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
…When we see there’s a movement from white business away from ticking boxes…— Kganki Matabane, Black Business Council
Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.
Recommendedby THE NEWSROOM
The JoJo brand has entrenched itself in the psyche of South Africans. Bruce Whitfield interviews its MD, Grant Neser.
Tatum Billson brought one – then 50 – strollers from abroad, and sold them all before they arrived. Bruce Whitfield speaks to her.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews former Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Red and Yellow Creative School of Business Chairperson Rob Stokes.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Zang Chocolate cofounders Jethro Braun and Brett Horwitz.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews BBC Secretary General George Sebulela.
EWN parliamentary correspondent Gaye Davis says Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane received detailed and tough questions.
The ANC treasurer-general confirmed Mantashe’s comments that the President did not consult the ANC leadership on the reshuffle.
Wits associate professor of economics Christopher Malikane speaks to Azania Mosaka about the term that is being bandied about.
EWN's Dr Jack & Curtis take a look at the Spur confrontation that has taken the country by a storm.
"My earliest memory of money is my father saying, ‘Why do you want to do this thing? How are you going to feed the family?'"
The EFF lawyer stole the show during the state capture report court battle.
Want (or need) a new car? Dale Scorer (a wealth manager at AlphaWealth) reckons you should consider leasing.
WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...