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For how long will the JSE be allowed to get away with it?


 

Historians, true historians, tell us that in this part of southern Africa the denial of rights of indigenous people started with the arrival, on our shores, of one Portuguese voyager, Bartholomeu Diaz, in 1488. It is further narrated that in the Algoa Bay area, where he landed, there was a misunderstanding arising from his non-observance […]

The importance of business insurance during a time of crisis


 

Times are tough. South Africa is in the grips of a global pandemic, with a deepening recession on the horizon. For business owners, the pressure is on to cut costs and streamline operations as much as possible. Often, this sees insurance being reduced. But to mitigate against the risk of not being adequately covered, decision-makers […]

‘I challenge anyone to prove that AYO is corrupt’


 

Dear South Africa, What is corrupt about AYO? Nothing. As proven by numerous inquiries, audits and investigations the company has endured over the past 12 months. AYO is an established company employing several thousand good, honest people. It is the single largest black-owned and managed ICT company on the JSE, and one of only a […]

INNOVATION

Dermatologist from UFS publishes first-of-its-kind Skin Atlas for SA

A senior lecturer and specialist in the Department of Dermatology at the University of the Free State (UFS) has published the very first comprehensive...

EDUCATION

We are still a nation at war with ourselves, even if...

In 1994, I wrote an article in which I stated that ‘the ‘eggshell issues’ of racial discrimination, bias, prejudice and stereotyping, until now far...

ECONOMICS

The importance of business insurance during a time of crisis

Times are tough. South Africa is in the grips of a global pandemic, with a deepening recession on the horizon. For business owners, the...