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How can we grow female entrepreneurship in South Africa?


 

Wathint’ Abafazi, Wathint’ Imbokodo. You strike the women, you strike the rock. These words have always resonated with me. They are drawn from the famous resistance song sung by South African women during the 1956 march against the pass laws. They’re a true reflection of the innate strength and courage of our women. As we […]

From Developing to Developed: What South Africa needs to do


 

Effective state intervention within developmental states is at the pillar of economic development. The state plays a significant role in controlling the prices of goods including the shifts in the market. As such, effective state intervention becomes a precondition for firms to gain profits. In order to achieve economic growth, the state has to formulate […]

Why I hate the KFC proposal


 

Much has been made of the impact that social media has had on the youth, human interaction and society at large. This is reflected through the rise of cyberbullying, cancel culture, clout chasing influencers, social media managers and the saturation of hashtags. However, what of the brands and corporations? Has social media now deluded them […]

INNOVATION

What exactly is the 4IR?

Last week, Deputy President David Mabuza caused quite a stir, but for all the wrong reasons, when he was quizzed in Parliament about the...

EDUCATION

Everyone deserves a proper and dignified toilet

A toilet is one of the most important places that is normally taken for granted. Proper toilets provide human dignity and self-confidence giving people...

ECONOMICS

From Developing to Developed: What South Africa needs to do

Effective state intervention within developmental states is at the pillar of economic development. The state plays a significant role in controlling the prices of...