The Baby Boks have beaten their Kiwi counterparts because they invariably employ the power game the brilliant Springbok sides of the professional era have played before.
Orchids also to Thurah Ncube, who have prevented me totally losing faith in humankind, and Mugg & Bean for a gesture worth a dozen ad campaigns.
Or it could have created 100,000 entry-level jobs for over a decade.
Almost two thirds of all children in South Africa grow up without an involved father. The sad truth is that we are not very good at being dads.
When Adam Catzavelos and other racists claim they may not have been in full control of their sanity when being racist, we need to say: ‘Nice try, but no.’
If there was any financing from Motsepe, was this part of political party funding, done in line with the Botswana electoral laws – and what was the motive?

Columns Where is the youth leaders to fill the ex-MPs’ shoes?

Where is the focus on student affairs, academic excellence? Where do they think the next leadership will come from when their last concern is education?

Columns Do you regret voting for Ramaphosa?

There was no such thing as a vote for Cyril. If you voted ANC, you helped prolong SA’s economic and political woes. Thanks for that.

Columns How can we trust politicians?

The nation at large has been hoodwinked into believing there are politicians who care. How naive.

Columns On Guard: Self-defence course … fact or myth?

Self-defence courses: do they effectively exist? I don’t think so.

Opinion SA’s deteriorating economy urgently needs labour market change 

France modified its strict and rigid labour legislation to allow for more private sector flexibility when it comes to working hours and pay – and SA should consider all options.

Columns Ace Magashule and the supreme art of distraction

It is one thing for those that partook in state capture to defend their turf. It is quite another thing to take the whole country down with them.

Columns Talk about deceitful packaging

Packaging can be much more than just deceiving when taken at face value.

Columns Forget colour – work counts

Moving beyond denial is necessary if whites want to have a future in Africa.

Opinion SOEs demonstrate galling lack of governance

23 SOEs have racked up irregular expenditure to the tune of R178.5 billion.

Editorials Leave God out of it, Busisiwe

In many respects, her tactics and timing, when it comes to the release of reports which will embarrass Ramaphosa, are uncannily similar to those employed by the ‘fight-back’ faction.

Editorials Viva, Banyana! You’ve got guts

Our footballing women showed more guts than many of our national men’s sporting teams.

Columns Don’t lose sleep over a tracker

As anyone who’s ever been told ‘you look tired’ knows, this is debilitating, whether coming from a person or a machine.

Opinion Another state entity is costing taxpayers millions with irregular expenditure habits

The South African Forestry Company Limited (Safcol) arrived at the grand total of a ‘condoned’ R592 million, wasting even more taxpayer money.

Columns The burning issue of truck torchings… and the Comrades

Perish the thought that the Comrades might have to be postponed or, even worse, have the TV cameras featuring the immolation of Zimbabwean truckers.

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