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Panyaza Lesufi explains the Grade 1 and 8 school placements

By Katlego Sekhu A frustrated parent called the station yesterday to voice her concerns. She has two kids, one going to Grade 1 and the other to Grade 8 next year, and none of them have found placement. More parents expressed their frustrations about their children struggling to find space in schools around Gauteng. The MEC of Education in the province Panyaza Lesufi joined Thomas and Skhumba to answer some […]


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Thomas and Skhumba: Gauteng school placements

Yesterday, Gauteng’s Department of Education issued a statement informing the public that the deadline for 2022’s online admission for Grade 1 and 8 has been extended to the 10th of December 2021. A frustrated parent called us yesterday to share her concerns – her two kids, one going to Grade 1 and the other to Grade 8 next year, have not been placed. Kaya 959 listeners share how they’ve found […]




Thomas and Skhumba: Do any of your colleagues deserve a bonus?

Tomorrow is December which means many people will be getting their bonuses/13th cheques. Of course, everyone feels that they deserve a bonus, but what about your colleagues. "Do they deserve bonuses this year? What do you feel they lacked?" Asked Thomas and Skhumba in the third hour of In The Morning. Reactions from Kaya 959 reactions "I don't think my team deserves bonuses besides me. When they must work the […]


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Thomas and Skhumba: Petrol price hikes and December plans

By Katlego Sekhu We were all anxious about what the president would say following the recent spike in new Covid-19 infections on Sunday evening. We missed out on December last year, and many South Africans were unprepared to go through the same this year. President Cyril Ramaphosa revealed that the country would remain on level 1 lockdown until further notice. All the festive plans were falling perfectly in place until […]


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Thomas and Skhumba: Dismissal because of ill-health

By Katlego Sekhu In this week’s installment of 'Anonymous Advice,' anonymous called on behalf of her sister to find out how she could help her get her job back after being dismissed because of her illness. “I’m calling on behalf of my sister who works at City of Johannesburg -she got diagnosed with breast cancer. “After informing her manager, she was told to go back to the doctor. They suggested […]




Thomas and Skhumba: What should happen to those who refuse to vaccinate?

By Katlego Sekhu Business for South Africa (B4SA) has called on our government to quickly restrict access to public indoor areas such as supermarkets and specific services to vaccinated South Africans. B4SA is an alliance of South African volunteers working with the South African government, other social partners, and various stakeholders to mobilise business resources and capacity to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. In its current form, B4SA is focused on […]




Thomas and Skhumba: How do you feel about this year’s December?

By Katlego Sekhu Last week, our mood was completely different as we were off air for most of the show and had to cancel our interview with Jub Jub. Today we’re feeling a whole lot better as the week has been great. This time next week, we will be two days into December and approaching the first weekend of #KeDecemberBoss. We fear it could be one of those weekends that […]


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Thomas and Skhumba: What role do bystanders play in GBV

By Katlego Sekhu Today, 25 November 2021, kicks off 16 days of activism against Gender-Based Violence, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and runs until 10 December, International Human Rights Day. Our Focus this year is on the spectator. Victims need our help to be heard, and the perpetrator needs our help to change their behavior. “What would be your first point of action as a […]


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Thomas and Skhumba: And you thought you had seen it all…

By Katlego Sekhu According to several reports, Malamulele Police Station in Limpopo was robbed over the weekend. Around 11 pm on Sunday, a group of armed suspects stormed the police station and held members at gunpoint in the community service center. Police spokesperson Colonel Athlenda Mathe said that some members were taken into the back of a police van. At the same time, one was ordered to unlock the safe, […]



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Privacy Policy


POPIA ActTo promote the protection of personal information processed by public and private bodies; to introduce certain conditions so as to establish minimum requirements for the processing of personal information; to provide for the establishment of an Information Regulator to exercise certain powers and to perform certain duties and functions in terms of this Act and the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000; to provide for the issuing of codes of conduct; to provide for the rights of persons regarding unsolicited electronic communications and automated decision making; to regulate the flow of personal information across the borders of the Republic; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


  • section 14 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, provides that everyone has the right to privacy;
  • the right to privacy includes a right to protection against the unlawful collection, retention, dissemination and use of personal information;
  • the State must respect, protect, promote and fulfil the rights in the Bill of Rights;


  • consonant with the constitutional values of democracy and openness, the need for economic and social progress, within the framework of the information society, requires the removal of unnecessary impediments to the free flow of information, including personal information;


  • regulate, in harmony with international standards, the processing of personal information by public and private bodies in a manner that gives effect to the right to privacy subject to justifiable limitations that are aimed at protecting other rights and important interests,
  1. Definitions and Interpretation

1.1.“Personal Information” means information relating to an identifiable, living, natural person and where it is applicable, identifiable, existing juristic person, including all information as defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013. 

1.2  Parliament assented to POPIA on 19 November 2013. The commencement date of section 1Part A of Chapter 5section 112 and section 113 was 11 April 2014. The commencement date of the other sections was 1 July 2020 (with the exception of section 110 and 114(4). The President of South Africa has proclaimed the POPI commencement date to be 1 July 2020.

1.3. “Processing” means the creation, generation, communication, storage, destruction of personal information as more fully defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013.  

1.4. “You” or the “user” means any person who accesses and browses this website for any purpose. 

1.4. “Website” means the website of the KAYA 959 at URL or such other URL as KAYA 959 may choose from time to time.   

  1. Status and Amendments

2.1. KAYA 959 respects your privacy. This privacy policy statement sets out KAYA 959’s information gathering and dissemination practices in respect of the Website. 

2.2. This Privacy Policy governs the processing of personal information provided to KAYA 959 through your use of the Website. 

2.3. Please note that, due to legal and other developments, KAYA 959 may amend these terms and conditions from time to time.  

  1. Processing of Personal Information

3.1. By providing your personal information to KAYA 959 you acknowledge that it has been collected directly from you and consent to its processing by KAYA 959. 

3.2. Where you submit Personal Information (such as name, address, telephone number and email address) via the website (e.g. through completing any online form) the following principles are observed in the processing of that information: 

3.2.1. KAYA 959 will only collect personal information for a purpose consistent with the purpose for which it is required. The specific purpose for which information is 
collected will be apparent from the context in which it is requested. 

3.2.2. KAYA 959 will only process personal information in a manner that is adequate, relevant and not excessive in the context of the purpose for which it is processed. 

3.2.3. Personal information will only be processed for a purpose compatible with that for which it was collected, unless you have agreed to an alternative purpose in writing or KAYA 959 is permitted in terms of national legislation of general application dealing primarily with the protection of personal information. 

3.2.4. KAYA 959 will keep records of all personal Information collected and the specific purpose for which it was collected for a period of 1 (one) year from the date on which it was last used. 

3.2.5. KAYA 959 will not disclose any personal information relating to you to any third party unless your prior written agreement is obtained or KAYA 959 is required to do so by law. 

3.2.6. If personal information is released with your consent KAYA 959 will retain a record of the information released, the third party to which it was released, the reason for the release and the date of release, for a period of 1 (one) year from the date on which it was last used. 

3.2.7. KAYA 959 will destroy or delete any personal information that is no longer needed by KAYA 959 for the purpose it was initially collected, or subsequently processed. 

3.3. Note that, as permitted by the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002, KAYA 959 may use personal information collected to compile profiles for statistical purposes. No information contained in the profiles or statistics will be able to be linked to any specific user.    

  1. Collection of anonymous data

4.1. KAYA 959 may use standard technology to collect information about the use of this website. This technology is not able to identify individual users but simply allows KAYA 959 to collect statistics. 

4.2. KAYA 959 may utilise temporary or session cookies to keep track of users’ browsing habits. A cookie is a small file that is placed on your hard drive in order to keep a record of your interaction with this website and facilitate user convenience. 

4.2.1. Cookies by themselves will not be used to identify users personally but may be used to compile identified statistics relating to use of services offered or to provide KAYA 959 with feedback on the performance of this website. 

4.2.2. The following classes of information may be collected in respect of users who have enabled cookies: The browser software used; IP address; Date and time of activities while visiting the website; URLs of internal pages visited; and referrers. 

4.3. If you do not wish cookies to be employed to customize your interaction with this website it is possible to alter the manner in which your browser handles cookies. Please note that, if this is done, certain services on this website may not be available. 

  1. Security

5.1. KAYA 959 takes reasonable measures to ensure the security and integrity of information submitted to or collected by this website, but cannot under any circumstances be held liable for any loss or other damage sustained by you as a result of unlawful access to or dissemination of any personal information by a third party. 

  1. Links to other websites

6.1. KAYA 959 has no control over and accepts no responsibility for the privacy practices of any third party websites to which hyperlinks may have been provided and KAYA 959 strongly recommends that you review the privacy policy of any website you visit before using it further. 

  1. Queries

7.1. If you have any queries about this privacy policy please contact us by emailing [email protected]