Here’s to better days for Schumi

Schumacher, who retired from racing in 2012, showed plenty of courage in winning a record 91 Grands Prix during his career.

Formula One racing legend Michael Schumacher turned 50 yesterday.

Here’s to better days for Schumi
Here’s to better days for Schumi

Here’s to better days for Schumi

Schumacher, who retired from racing in 2012, showed plenty of courage in winning a record 91 Grands Prix during his career.

Newlands factor could be the key

Newlands factor could be the key

Pakistan know they have to find a way to fight back at Newlands – an unhappy hunting ground for them. They have lost all three Tests there.
Well done to the class of 2018

Well done to the class of 2018

We wish you all the best in the future, regardless of the outcome of the results.
Don’t complain if you do not vote

Don’t complain if you do not vote

A number of challenges await the country, and one way to make a difference is to cast your vote at the polls later this year.
Dare Liverpool fans start dreaming of EPL title?

Dare Liverpool fans start dreaming of EPL title?

With the Reds in such wonderful form, it makes tomorrow night’s clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium a massive fixture.
Here’s to hoping for the best in 2019

Here’s to hoping for the best in 2019

It’s been quite a year … and not for all the right reasons.
Don’t be fooled by the ‘new’ Zuma

Don’t be fooled by the ‘new’ Zuma

He is portraying himself as the harmless, entertaining uncle who is being persecuted for no reason, but don’t be taken in by this cynical charlatan.
Matric pass rate is not the problem, Lesufi

Matric pass rate is not the problem, Lesufi

The MEC and his ANC colleagues need to tackle education from the foundation phase, rather than playing pass rate games.
Give peace – and Trump – a chance

Give peace – and Trump – a chance

Shouldn’t everyone let him carry on and give peace a chance?
City of Cape Town must reel in wannabe cops

City of Cape Town must reel in wannabe cops

Most of those told to leave Clifton Beach were from the poorer areas of the Mother City and most – you guessed it – were not white.
Trimming the brass at Eskom is not enough

Trimming the brass at Eskom is not enough

Experts say it is a bloated, inefficient organisation, made more so by the ANC’s use of it as a place for ‘cadre deployment’.
Dale Steyn cements his place in history

Dale Steyn cements his place in history

His record is a tribute, both to his raw talent and to his discipline in coming back from a series of potentially career-ending injuries in recent years.
Refreshing K53 knowledge may be just what SA drivers need

Refreshing K53 knowledge may be just what SA drivers need

The Road Traffic Management Corporation wants motorists to undergo K53 testing every five years, when their licenses need renewing.
Pitch up for Proteas this Boxing Day

Pitch up for Proteas this Boxing Day

Some exciting cricketers in the Proteas squad could well buck the trend against a South African side that is far from settled and hit by injuries.

Ex-boss of Sars just won’t let go

It has been pretty difficult keeping track of Moyane this year.
Mboweni making all the right moves

Mboweni making all the right moves

Let’s hope for a prosperous 2019.
Hope that Grace Mugabe’s warrant sets the tone

Hope that Grace Mugabe’s warrant sets the tone

It is a hopeful sign that the ‘New Dawn’ atmosphere engendered by Cyril Ramaphosa means the old ways of doing things are being discarded.
Children’s suffering is a sad indictment

Children’s suffering is a sad indictment

As a nation, South Africans need to hang their heads in shame about how violence is affecting all our children.
New workers’ party could shake up elections

New workers’ party could shake up elections

The Socialist Revolutionary Workers’ Party could become a powerful political home for workers and a worry for both the ANC and the EFF.
Joburg police chief is out of touch with reality

Joburg police chief is out of touch with reality

Chief, perhaps you should rethink your instructions for future events and remember that protecting citizens is your primary responsibility.
Stop cadre deployment to save SA from ruin

Stop cadre deployment to save SA from ruin

We need to start employing people on merit – training, qualifications and experience – for essential positions.
Farm murders are bad news for all of us

Farm murders are bad news for all of us

If the authorities do not stop this crime, we will all start to feel the effects in a few years time when our bellies will grumble from hunger.
Statement on malicious, manufactured controversy around news editor Daniel Friedman

Statement on malicious, manufactured controversy around news editor Daniel Friedman

The Citizen wishes to place on record that it completely rejects the negative public comments about its digital news editor, Daniel Friedman, and a video he made some years ago.
Teach kids road safety to stop the carnage

Teach kids road safety to stop the carnage

With knowledge comes awareness and that in turn reduces arrogance. Without such a real road safety revolution, the carnage will only get worse.
Desperate need of good rain soon

Desperate need of good rain soon

Unless we get the improved rains weather forecasters predict will come between now and February, the consequences could be dire for consumers.
How Willem Petzer twisted Deep Fried Man’s ‘White Genocide’ song

How Willem Petzer twisted Deep Fried Man’s ‘White Genocide’ song

The Afrikaner rights activist has undermined his own cause by blatantly lying about the content and intentions of a six-year-old song.

 

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