Opinion

OPINION | Did Ramaphosa lie or is it all a sinister plot?

“If it turns out that there’s any illegality and corruption in the way that he has dealt with this matter, I will be ...

Opinion

OPINION | Populists taking centre stage in politics

It has become clear that populism is on the rise worldwide. With presidents like Donald Trump able to whip up their ...

Opinion

OPINION | Populists taking centre stage in politics

It has become clear that populism is on the rise worldwide. With presidents like Donald Trump able to whip up their ...

Opinion

OPINION | Investment summit gets off to the right start

South Africa’s very first invest- ment summit has been largely hailed as a great success. The R290-billion investment ...

Opinion

OPINION | Citizenry’s trust in SA being put to the test

The capacity of South African citizens to trust is being severely tested. The situation today is hardly different from ...

Opinion

OPINION | Rich cash in while others ‘sweep the floors’

Asinakutyeba sonke, ngubani oyakushiyeka etshayela?, (“We can’t all be rich, who will sweep the floors?”) I heard this ...

Opinion

OPINION | Guptas’s tentacles had ANC in vice-like grip

It is the sort of influence which was impossible without the help of the ANC. The belated – and rather shocking – ...

Opinion

OPINION | SA in need of well-managed value system

A few years ago a friend of mine, who has since passed away, shocked me with an unexpected answer to a question I had ...

Politics

OPINION | Ramaphosa’s stimulus talk brings us hope

“This is not aimed at the elections; this is aimed at cranking the economy into life.” These are the words of ...

Opinion

OPINION | We must take crime by the scruff of the neck

It was in the early nineties that I came back to Dutywa, after a stint at the then University of Transkei in ...

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