The Midday Report with Stephen Grootes

Award-winning journalist and political commentator Stephen Grootes is the host of The Midday Report on 702 and CapeTalk.

This concise, one hour show is filled with national and international news, current affairs, and recaps of what’s been making headlines during the day. It also includes a daily Business Report.

Stephen has an extensive knowledge of South Africa’s political environment and through relationships he has forged he’s able to get to the crux of any issue. His insider’s insight into this world led to the publication of his first book, SA Politics Unspun in 2013.

He has been with Eyewitness News for over a decade and the host of The Midday Report since September 2012. Prior to his time at Eyewitness News, Stephen worked in radio news in London and was editor at the Asian community’s Sunrise Radio.

Follow @StephenGrootes on Twitter or email MiddayReport@702.co.za

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Junior doctors armband campaign to highlight work hours

Junior doctors armband campaign to highlight work hours

Junior doctors will don colour coded armbands to show how many hours they have worked on shift.

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Uzalo producers not satisfied with Sunday Times apology

Pepsi Pokane says he is taking the matter on appeal and hopes to win the case.

All student voices must be heard - Adam Habib #Fees2017

All student voices must be heard - Adam Habib #Fees2017

Habib says he had received letters from students saying they need to finish their studies and that the protests are not fair.

ANC and IEC in tug of war

ANC and IEC in tug of war

Security expert Paul Berkowitz talks about the recent reports of unhappiness between ANC and IEC post elections.

Ramaphosa for President - NUM

Ramaphosa for President - NUM

National Union of Mineworkers is backing Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa as the next President of South Africa.

Food prices won't go up for Christmas - economist

Food prices won't go up for Christmas - economist

Agriculture economist Prof. Johann Willemse says grain and meat prices won't rise until 2017, good news for festive season.

Press report on SAA pilot perks is full of distortions - SA Flyer editor

Press report on SAA pilot perks is full of distortions - SA Flyer editor

Citizen newspaper reported that pilots at SAA are costing the airline nearly R2 billion in perks and wages.

UKZN falling behind with education programmes

UKZN falling behind with education programmes

Parts of the academic programmes may have to be extended to next year due to fees protests, says UKZN admin.

Motsoeneng hijacks Mandoza's funeral to rant about issues at the SABC

Motsoeneng hijacks Mandoza's funeral to rant about issues at the SABC

Former SABC COO told mourners that nobody is going to decide his life for him, following SCA's ruling to axe him.