Realistic planning, discipline and passion – and a bit of luck. Those are qualities the country in general needs right now.
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Abbott, Harmer make a point in England
CSA’s leadership needs to recognise that national depth is becoming increasingly suspect.
And a big Onion for the Gauteng provincial traffic department’s pointless press release, with a promotion for a Women’s Day event on August 9 attached to an e-mail sent out in September.
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There are many holes in the secret ballot to strike plan
Some powerful players, including the SA Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu), are threatening a general strike against the new law.
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Shame on you who squandered Alexandra Renewal Project’s money
R2.3 billion has gone missing and no one has been held accountable yet, while the people of the township continue to live in complete squalor.
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Zim grocery app shows SA’s got talent
All a person has to do is download the app, buy groceries and pay online here and the goods can be collected from warehouses in various centres in Zimbabwe.
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Ndlovu Youth Choir teaches us to nurture the youth

Editorials Ndlovu Youth Choir teaches us to nurture the youth

These teenagers and young adults represent the future of this continent – but they themselves face uncertainty in the years ahead.

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Females and the cunning plans they cook up

Columns Females and the cunning plans they cook up

On Wednesday I realised again that us men are defenceless against even the humblest of apprentice scamsters.

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Trevor Manuel belittling a judge poses a threat

Columns Trevor Manuel belittling a judge poses a threat

Making a mockery of judges, as seen in the case of axed Old Mutual CEO Moyo Mashile by Manuel, flies in the face of what we and our forefathers fought for.

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Some things in SA are at least on the up. Like murder

Columns Some things in SA are at least on the up. Like murder

Fewer roadblocks would also see a dramatic decrease in our drunk driving stats.

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On the couch with Dr Henry, Uber rating 4.91

Columns On the couch with Dr Henry, Uber rating 4.91

I spent a good decade of my life experiencing the sacrament of confession in the Catholic Church, and I can confirm that I never confessed anything with the candour and honesty with which I regularly air my dirty laundry to an Uber driver.

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We can learn many lessons from foreigners

Columns We can learn many lessons from foreigners

We are not willing to work. We won’t take opportunities that are available while we improve ourselves for the opportunities we want.

Dingaan Mokebe is wrong, women are not their own worst enemy

Patriarchy and internalised misogyny allow people to buy into the silly concept that women hate each other just because they are women.

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Why a media boycott of Malema is a silly idea

Columns Why a media boycott of Malema is a silly idea

Malema’s Twitter army is always ready to pounce, deflecting attention from his lifestyle hypocrisies.

Columns What the ANC is very good at, and still doing

The UK is not alone in using filibustering in its parliament as a delaying tool.

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Police crime stats remain an exercise in futility

Columns Police crime stats remain an exercise in futility

What we lack is leadership to measure the right crime variables and act decisively on them.

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Is there some light at the end of the Sars tunnel?

Editorials Is there some light at the end of the Sars tunnel?

It is encouraging to hear that trust in the tax institution is rising among ordinary South Africans.

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Man who snapped 98 pencils in one minute has nothing on SA’s destruction champs

Columns Man who snapped 98 pencils in one minute has nothing on SA’s destruction champs

If breaking stuff is a gateway to getting one’s name in the Guinness records, we South Africans should have the monopoly.

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SA armed forces need a rethink

Editorials SA armed forces need a rethink

We need to decide exactly what we want from our national defence force – and that means all of us.

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Saving the world, one blouse at a time

Columns Saving the world, one blouse at a time

Clothing seasons used to last half a year, summer and winter. Now they last a few weeks.




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