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Cutting civil servants’ pay, perks the way to go
Something has to give to put a stop to our ballooning debt.
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Cricket SA, Proteas need all the help they can get
CSA must get as much expertise on and off the field if cricket in this country has any hope of recovering.
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We need you to focus, Mr President
We need decisive leadership to deal with the power crisis, Mr President. You know what you need to do.
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Taxpayers are sick of bailing out SOEs, Ramaphosa
There’s no doubt swift action needs to be taken to put a stop to this mess.
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Our Miss Universe is a shining light in the gloom
As more and more cases of violence against women are exposed every day, South Africa needs strong female role models that we can look to for inspiration.
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Board of Cricket SA must all go
Cricket owes the country a fresh start and wiping the slate clean means the existing board must jointly take responsibility.
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Infighting shows up the ANC for what it now really is

Infighting shows up the ANC for what it now really is

What is disturbing for the president and his supporters is that some of his erstwhile Nasrec allies have defected to the ‘other side’.

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The bad news is there’s no good news in the month of joy

The bad news is there’s no good news in the month of joy

We expect many South Africans will continue to do what they do best: drown their sorrows. Which is good news if you own a bottle store.

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The cost of SA’s cricket shambles is high

The cost of SA’s cricket shambles is high

Brands with money and strong values could well do South African sport a great service by being part of the cricket rescue effort.

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Working smarter, not longer, will raise productivity

Working smarter, not longer, will raise productivity

Many countries are experimenting with shorter working weeks and found that, apart from improving the quality of life of workers, they also improve productivity.

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The DA is needed in Joburg now more than ever

The DA is needed in Joburg now more than ever

The DA needs to realise that it has to change markedly if it is going to live up to its potential as a political influencer in this country.

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Politicians often make natural disasters worse

Politicians often make natural disasters worse

The situation in Zimbabwe – where over 4 million people are facing starvation – is the result of natural and human-made factors.

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Don’t let land fall into the wrong hands

Don’t let land fall into the wrong hands

The land programme in Zimbabwe led to a collapse of significant parts of commercial agriculture, the effects of which are still felt to this day.

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Decision on e-tolls won’t be a Christmas present

Decision on e-tolls won’t be a Christmas present

If the authorities try to persecute non-payers – while doing nothing about non-payment for electricity in Soweto – they could have even more of a revolt on their hands.

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Beware of forcing pricing on business

Beware of forcing pricing on business

Undoubtedly our cellular networks have been milking us – but let’s beware we don’t kill the goose that lays the golden tax eggs (and jobs) in the name of populism.

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Three heroes teach a lesson in caring

Three heroes teach a lesson in caring

For society to function at its optimal possible level, we all have to look out for each other.

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HIV/Aids: there is a long way to go

HIV/Aids: there is a long way to go

Despite the widespread campaigns about HIV and safe sex, there were, nevertheless, still 240,000 new infections here last year.

Our cricket journos won’t be silenced, CSA

Five journalists were told their accreditation had been revoked, before CSA appeared to come to its senses.

Can we afford to let unions call the shots at SAA?

It looks like there will be serious attempts to sell off SAA and merge it with a cash-flush and more efficient airline.

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Soweto, you guys also need to pay, hey

Soweto, you guys also need to pay, hey

Just when you thought that the cesspit of corruption, incompetence and politics which is Eskom could produce nothing more which could shock you, it does.




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