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Zondo, corruption and the board


 

These revelations are an indication that our governance systems are broken and will need urgent fixes. Every day we hear new information about how the corruption has happened in South Africa. Revelations at the Zondo commission are alarming, especially by leaders who were involved in bribery claims. These revelations are an indication that our governance […]

Flying the banner of Palestine


 

The campaign to boycott, disinvest and call for sanctions of the apartheid state of Israel must therefore continue with great fervor. Way back when in matric, a seat was secured for me in the public gallery of the National Assembly. The occasion was the address to the joint sitting of the houses of parliament by […]

Mr President Ramaphosa, will government to stand up against lawlessness?


 

The Brackenfell school saga has captured the national discourse, yet again, perpetuating the racial narrative repeatedly spewed by the EFF. “Silence becomes cowardice when the occasion demands speaking out the whole truth and acting accordingly”. Mahatma Gandhi observed this truism. The Brackenfell school saga has captured the national discourse, yet again, perpetuating the racial narrative […]

INNOVATION

Church and the fourth industrial revolution

As a young boy who was raised in the Lutheran Church, one of the things I had to contend with was the determination of...

EDUCATION

SA now experiencing half-year summers

Data on daily maximum and minimum temperatures was collected from 35 meteorological stations of the South African Weather Service, covering the period between 1980...

ECONOMICS

Oil and gas discoveries south-west Africa set to trigger big investments...

The key is translating that potential into real benefits for all Africans.Last spring, the Maersk Voyager, an ultra-deepwater drillship under contract by French supermajor...