Thank you, Eskom, for making South Africa the most hopeful nation on Earth.
Vumatel is planning 15 000 CCTV cameras in streets around Johannesburg to keep track of criminals.
If there is a problem with the plane, it should be grounded worldwide for rectification of any faults.
SA will go broke if it does not cut civil service salaries, social grant payments, government debt and other expenses, according to professor Jannie Rossouw.
The 37-year-old Swiss legend’s amazing run started in 2001 in Milan.
The reason the money pit of the Road Accident Fund exists at all is because so many South Africans are behind the wheel without insurance.

ANC’s view on land reform sobering

Few who support extreme land reform – for that is what this will be – look further than change of ownership.

Illegal street racers don’t have to put others at risk

Road racers practice their craft where others certainly can be harmed.

Take a leaf out of Cyril’s book, Stella

Ndabeni-Abrahams should be fired if the ANC is in any way serious about true democracy and freedom.

How the hell can we believe Eskom?

According to Eskom, there was a ‘shortage of capacity’ … on a Sunday afternoon and evening in summer?

The infamous diplomatic memo may actually be a good sign

It is fascinating that five Western countries with considerable business ties with South Africa have effectively sent a warning shot across the bows of President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Punish the racist Lindsay Maasdorp, not the BLF

The country needs to see how far these racist reactionaries manage to go in the world of real politics.

The EFF is looking strong, and increasingly dangerous

The party has been relentless, and its pie-in-the-sky promises are taking it far in SA.

The middle class must be looked after

No successful nation has become so without a thriving, and growing, middle class.

Government must be more IT savvy

The debacle could place the gun licence system – and the database needed to track all weapons – in jeopardy.

New NPA boss faces huge responsibility

All of her past achievements are nothing compared with the task now facing her.

ANC is guilty of a faulty connection

By organising protests and a threatened boycott of Vodacom, the ANC directly contradicts Ramaphosa, who says South Africa is ‘open for business’.

Zuma’s political fightback needs to be shut down

The former president really did hold us back badly for a decade, and we don’t need him to keep clinging to the reins.

Speed is not the only reason for carnage

There is no denying that the young man involved did a very stupid thing and I am not trying to condone what he did.




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