Join BDL on a special edition of Liberty & Friends as they look at the KZN floods and the aftermath of the damage. They look at all the angles regarding the storm, its effects on residents, and the efforts and mishaps of those responding to the devastation and rebuilding. This weeks Friends panel is; Dumo Denga (ManPatria Podcast), Gideon Joubert (Paratus Info), Ivo Vegter (Independent Journalist), Theuns du Buisson (Solidarity), and Thandaxolo Mabaso (Business Analyst).


Sihle Ngobese, best known as Big Daddy Liberty (BDL), is the Head of Strategic Operations at the IRR. Sihle has nearly a decade of experience in political and strategic communications, having worked in party-politics, the legislature and government. He is an Industrial Sociologist and UKZN alumni, holding an Honours degree in Industrial, Organizational & Labour Studies. Sihle brings with him the BDL social media brand and is the host of The Big Liberty Show. He is responsible for the production of all IRR shows, including the flagship ‘Daily Friend Show’ and podcasts.