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Thursdays at 08H00-09h00; Saturday 17h00-18h00

CTV brings you African Jamz a collection off music videos around Africa. Tune in for the best African Music show. Showcasing the best of local music videos. 

This week's Highlights

Monday, 26 January 2015
TED ( R )
TED is a non-profit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. Since then its scope has become ever broader. TED conferences bring together the world's most fascinating thinkers and doers, who are challenged to give the talk of their lives.

26 January 2015
Reality Cooking 
"Reality Cooking" is a series that focuses on preparing every day meals using real ingredients that anyone either has around their kitchen or can easily get from any grocery store. These meals are cooked up by real people, not TV chefs, who run on the same 'time schedule' that most of us have when we're cooking.

Tuesday, 27 January 20

Cape Town Has Talent 

A talent show hosted by MJ Li, showcasing the amazing hidden talents of ordinary captonians

Friday, 30 January 2015

The Power Of Nightmares 



 In this documentary, Curtis compares the outlooks of American academic Leo Strauss and Egyptian civil servant Sayyid Qutb, each of whom rebelled against American individualism to form their respective movements. Their shared message is that fear unites, be it during the Cold War or today's War on Terror.


Saturday, 31 January 2015


 What A Way To Go: Life at the End of Empire cape 


A 2007 documentary film about the current situation facing humanity and the world. It discusses issues such as peak oil, climate change and the effects of global warming, population overshoot and species extinction, as well as how this situation has developed. 


Local is lekker

Cape Rugby TV 
Wednesdays at 21H00 and Saturdays at 09H00

Cape Rugby TV covers the exciting world of amateur rugby in Cape Town - the clubs, the players, fixtures and results. Hosted by well-known sports personality and chairperson of the Western Province Sports Council, JP Naudé. Loving club rugby, driving awareness and creating opportunities.

Wednesday, 28 January 2015
UCTV - Ambition. Discipline 
 The Journey of Being an Entrepreneur with Gurbaksh Chahal - Gurbaksh Chahal is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Radium One. A die-hard internet entrepreneur, he started his first company, at the age of 16. 

Thursday, 29 January 2015
Kids In The House 
Educational parenting videos directed at helping parents and caregivers to become better at parenting by educating, inspiring and entertaining them. The programmes feature interviews with the top experts in parenting, including physicians, psychologists, researchers, educators and best-selling authors, as well as leaders of national organizations.  

Friday, 30 January 2015
timthumb.jpgLong Street Kids
14:30  Long Street Kids takes you into a world where life is a struggle and friendship is hard, the film presents a day in the life of homeless kids living in Long Street, Cape Town. Their powerful stories evoke our own commitment for the state of things.  

Saturday, 31 January 2014
timthumb.jpgInter-Township Boxing 
Cape Town amature boxing

Sunday, 01 January 2015
timthumb.jpgMusic and the Spoken  Word 
A music program of inspiring messages and music produced by Bonneville Communications with music performed by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.


Sunday, 25 January 2015timthumb.jpg
Gotta Have Gospel


Spiritual discussions into consciousness and being. 


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Cape Town: Gangs, Race and Poverty, 20 years After Apartheid

Thursday 20 November 2014 at 23:00

Township lessons from the people of goodhope tells the story of people living in the Cape Flats area outside of Cape Town. It tells us how they coped with life after apartheid, the crime, poverty and housing issues they were left to cope with.


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