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Online turns off connections crucial to learning, teaching

The sum of teaching’s parts is lost on screen, lessening the learning experience for educators and students

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ANC leaders must listen to citizens’ concerns and address them

A pattern has emerged in our politics of ignoring the legitimate expression of concern by any citizen on any issue, with leaders in every sphere of ...

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INSIGHT | Party interests have sabotaged the larger Zimbabwean ...

Zimbabwe has become a polarised nation, with the ordinary citizen bearing the brunt of elitist politics. Zanu-PF, the ruling party since 1980, ...

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Zondo commission must result in action against ...

For almost two years South Africans have heard how billions of rands have been siphoned out of the country while politically connected individuals allegedly unduly benefited from taxpayers' money
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Cyril may get cross, but his state and party will ...

Black empowerment policies mean tender fraud and jobs for pals at all levels of the system
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Hyenas can blame nature, so what’s the ANC’s excuse?

We need to stop referring to the ruling party and its co-conspirators in the private sector as wild animals

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Alcohol ban failed to consider plight of female breadwinners

Just as the silver lining blinked through the dark cloud of alcohol trade restrictions under the nationwide lockdown ...

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Urgent life support needed for critically injured health system

The Eastern Cape health department remains in complete disarray and no one will assume any responsibility for it

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Hiding the Etzebeth report is a shortsighted move

Now is the time for sports bodies such as SA Rugby to practise transparency and prove their critics wrong

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ANC not under attack — corruption and cronyism are

If there is an attack on the ANC, it is coming from the inside

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Cyril Ramaphosa has lost the dressing room

There’s a colloquial saying in football when the team manager is unable to contain, coach or gather any respect from ...

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ANC handling of Andile Lungisa matter boggles the mind

It is no secret that Andile Lungisa enjoys the support of some in the party’s top six and he is a popular figure among ...

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Tata ma chance with customer service and it’ll cost you

Companies that fail to win clients’ trust will end up being post-Covid-19 losers

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The ANC is like a naughty kid. Punish it accordingly

It has far exceeded its quota of ‘last chances’. We must draw the line at fleecing a country during a pandemic

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Thanks to Cyril’s bloodsucking ANC the pre-1994 racists are laughing

This is because our leaders are arrogant, entitled and corrupt, as thy steal from the poor with impunity.

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Stop empty promises and take action against gender-based violence

On the eve of August, the month when SA traditionally focuses on women, we have reported on a number of horrific ...

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INSIGHT | How to restart infrastructure spend on key services

The release of the Stats SA midyear population estimates in July highlights some of the serious challenges facing  ...

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Eastern Cape fumbling its way through health crisis

They cannot say they did not know it was coming. They were warned there would be a surge in Covid-19 infections. They ...

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Mirror, mirror on South Africa’s wall, who’s going to take the blame for it all?

Our economy will tank and the IMF will play a huge role in our future. Now’s just to wait for the blame game

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Get thee behind us, Bandile Masuku, but fear not, thou shalt return

He’s has been summoned by the ANC’s Integrity Commission, but we doubt that any hellfire awaits him

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