Peter Bruce was editor-at-large at Arena Holdings (formerly Tiso Blackstar Group) and editor-in-chief of Business Day, Financial Mail and ABC, the broadcaster of the Business Day TV, Home and Ignition television channels. He was editor of Business Day from 2001 until August 2012. His previous roles include editor: Financial Mail; editor: Business Report; UK news editor: Financial Times; and Madrid correspondent, Bonn correspondent, industrial correspondent: Financial Times. He describes himself as a media junkie, a die-hard Proteas and Springbok fan and a hopeless Sharks supporter.


INSIGHT: ANC stealing money to throw at SAA

The fake “business rescue” of SAA is a pantomime that continues to surprise, amuse and confound.   The fake ...


Mantashe trips renewable energy switch

Mantashe has had ages in office and views renewable energy as a threat, not a solution In what passes for modern ...


Divided DA is doomed unless it heals itself

Ironically, like the ANC, enemies Helen Zille and Mmusi Maimane have to put party unity before any other issue


OPINION | Yes, sir, government is going to stuff this up

On any given day, as a patriotic South African who wants to grow old here, I would take a bullet for Pravin Gordhan.


OPINION | Reimagining the landscape with NDZ as 2IC

Well, the election’s over. Thank goodness for that.


PETER BRUCE: Ramaphosa begins load-shedding

This will be short and sweet. So many people ask me (some politely and some not) what will happen to President Cyril ...


OPINION | Mboweni must show his hand in VBS crisis

Tito Mboweni is going to be such fun to have as finance minister. When he was labour minister he used to have people ...


OPINION | Cyril was weekend winner against old foe

It is quite difficult to say exactly who won the political weekend – the one in the ANC, I mean, where the party held ...