Ramaphosa meets US President Joe Biden

Ramaphosa meets US President Joe Biden


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

THE meetings of heads of states are usually closely watched by the observers of international affairs. These meetings always have the potential to transform the history of the…

The court ruling on “Kill the Boer” is a disgrace


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

IT IS a disgrace. That AfriForum’s hate speech case against the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) over “Kill the Boer” chant has been dismissed by the Johannesburg High Court,…

Ramaphosa must be tough on criminals


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
WE live in a very dangerous country, South Africa. A gentleman I know once said that we live by “God’s grace” in Johannesburg. He was right. This is…

Toward an entrepreneurial South Africa


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
I TRY to attend as many conferences as I can. Attending conferences is one of the things that help me grow professionally. In some of these conferences,…

Reflections on the BRICS summit


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

The 14th BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) summit took place this week.  Like last year, this year’s summit was hosted virtually in a video conference. South…

Blame government bureaucrats for this skyrocketing inflation


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

AS inflation continues to rise in various regions around the world, becoming a crisis, I am reminded of numerous economists who studied and, or, opined on inflation both…

The structural reforms SA needs


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

In recent years, my mission has been to advance laissez-faire economics, the sanctity of the family unit, the importance of personal responsibility, the importance of education and skills…

South Africa’s labour market needs urgent reform


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

THIS week, Statistics South Africa announced that South Africa’s unemployment rate rose to a record high 35.3% in the last quarter of year 2021. This was an increase…

To achieve peace, both Russia and the West must compromise


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

AS somebody who posts often on social media, I have noticed that there are many South Africans who do not understand how destabilizing the Ukraine-Russia war is to…

Sipho Nkosi must be supported in drive to cut regulations


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

IN his State of the Nation Address (SONA) last week, South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa said, “There are too many regulations in this country that are unduly complicated,…