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Infidelity cost Tshegofatso Pule and her baby’s lives
The cruel hands of infidelity, though not as black and white as we would like to imagine, has deadly effects.
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There’s a real need to recognise women’s worth
It is doubtful that such a code could be implemented in South Africa, which has one of the most patriarchal societies in the world
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Authoritarianism does not bode well for Rwanda’s future
Only freedom of speech, association, media, political activity and regular elections, resemble a true democracy.
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Mboweni needs to make his ‘sweet and sour’ plan work
Plans are one thing; implementing is something else altogether – and the ANC record on implementation is woeful.
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2021 matric pupils will need lots of help
Some schools realised last year that not sitting exams would negatively affect Grade 11s going into 2021 and they held exams – but the vast majority did not.
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From Nkandla to Pollsmoor? The task of flogging a property
Effective marketing and PR to draw potential buyers also take special people.
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No need to go to court or go broke to ensure better services

Columns No need to go to court or go broke to ensure better services

Use your vote to get rid of ANC incompetence and corruption which prevent efficient governance.

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Mboweni hopefully pulls off a miracle budget

Editorials Mboweni hopefully pulls off a miracle budget

He must find money to combat Covid-19 and fund the economic recovery, while not killing the taxpayer goose which lays the golden egg and which is already choking to death.

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Do matric results really mean anything?

Columns Do matric results really mean anything?

Are we really celebrating the right achievements, ask Richard Chemaly, when we ignore the child who scored 65% while facing a barrage of challenges, at the expense of one who scored 80% while having all the opportunities in the world?

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SA should take a leaf out of Israel’s book on vaccine rollout

Editorials SA should take a leaf out of Israel’s book on vaccine rollout

Much of the country has reopened for business, with shops available to all and access to gyms and theatres limited to those who had been inoculated.

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Mboweni must go fish for money ahead of budget speech

Columns Mboweni must go fish for money ahead of budget speech

I know that running a country is slightly more complex than a fishing trip, but the same principles apply.

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Matrics, teachers did SA proud despite pass rate decline

Editorials Matrics, teachers did SA proud despite pass rate decline

The result also shows that our education system is resilient – it did not collapse under the strain of Covid-19.

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The ANC is killing itself to protect its corrupt leaders

Columns The ANC is killing itself to protect its corrupt leaders

The loyalty of those who continue to protect corrupt leaders may come at a price higher than they are willing to pay, of they truly love the ANC as much as they claim to.

Opinion Taxpayers exposed to Eskom’s nuclear waste disposal, decommissioning liabilities

Future decommissioning, waste storage and disposal will be ultimately recovered from customers via Eskom’s Nersa-approved electricity tariffs. 

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Everyone should have the right to die on their own terms

Columns Everyone should have the right to die on their own terms

In a democratic society such as ours, it should not be up to bureaucrats and politicians to decide whether assisted dying is wrong or right, says Bernadette Wicks.

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There is murder everywhere, and our farmers are vulnerable

Columns There is murder everywhere, and our farmers are vulnerable

Now I object to murder being turned into a political or a race issue. I’m infuriated when one killing is deemed more terrible than another, one victim more pitiable.

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Pangolin support deserves applause

Editorials Pangolin support deserves applause

Experts cannot pinpoint exactly how many pangolins are left in the wild, as they can’t be counted from the air, but we do know they are under severe threat.

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Matrics of 2020 should be proud

Editorials Matrics of 2020 should be proud

The amazing attitude from pupils and exceptional commitment from especially the teachers, school administrators and parents ensured the class of 2020 would make it.

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Daily Maverick biggest culprit

Columns Daily Maverick biggest culprit

Having known Jacques Pauw for 30 years, my initial reaction to his story was to laugh and wonder if “strong drink had been taken”.

Columns Hitchens’s razor and the case of Malema and Zuma’s phantom claims

It can’t be coincidental that Malema, Zuma and his daughter – who shared a cup of tea two weeks ago – have come out in the same week to speak uniformly about SA’s judges.



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