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SA’s critical case of broken telephone

South Africa, like all other countries, sends messages to the rest of the world all the time. Flag of South Africa , This is a computer generated and 3d rendered image. Some of these messages are intended, through all forms of country promotional campaigns, to attract tourists and investors. Others are not intended [...]

2018-07-11T11:05:21+02:00July 11th, 2018|

Malema sitting pretty as EFF occupies prime political real estate

INCREASING numbers of South Africans are wondering: will the Economic Freedom Fighters merge into the ANC ahead of or after the next general elections? Will it ditch its ‘issue-by-issue’ cooperation with the DA in favour of boosting the ANC’s threatened electoral fortunes?  Will it continue issuing its divisive racist rhetoric - often explained away as [...]

2018-03-14T08:52:39+02:00March 14th, 2018|

If I were President Jacob Zuma…

IF I were President Jacob Zuma, I would think about John Langalibalele Dube, Sefako Mapogo Makgatho, Zaccheus Richard Mahabane, Josiah Gumede, Pixley ka Isaka Seme, Dr Alfred Bitini Xuma, James Moroka, Albert Luthuli, Oliver Tambo, Nelson Mandela and even Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki; the men who formed and carried the African National Congress and, by extension, [...]

2016-10-12T08:39:01+02:00October 12th, 2016|

Blessings of hindsight

I HAVE in recent months been heartened by the growing avalanche of former high-profile ANC and government leaders coming out of retirement – sometimes forced retirement - to express their disgust at the conduct of their successors, the government and party leadership of the day.  It is reasonable to assume that some of these current [...]

2016-05-11T08:35:41+02:00May 11th, 2016|

Cut out the Zuma cancer, say Fin24 users

Cape Town - The ANC has a leader who is like a cancerous lump that has metastasised over time, wrote Fin24 columnist Solly Moeng in a recent article. C "It is hard to see how they could extract the lump without hurting, as it has already affected other crucial body parts to which [...]

2016-02-23T09:27:28+02:00February 23rd, 2016|
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