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Reflections on Mboweni’s upcoming budget


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

SOUTH Africa’s Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, will present his national budget on Wednesday. He’ll lay out his budget at a time when the President of the Republic, Cyril…

Joe Biden can’t rescue our continent Africa


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

ONE American celebrity political commentator and author, Ben Shapiro, once said, “Facts don’t care about your feelings.” That’s what he said.

If you are not familiar with Shapiro, please…

We South Africans should learn from Sowell


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

THOSE who keep up with the affairs of South Africa, know very well that the country is in deep trouble. The economy is mired in crisis, the homicide…

Level 3 restrictions will cost one in twelve South Africans their job


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

Co-authored with economist Mike Schussler of Economists.co.za

NEARLY 1,4 million formal and informal jobs are at risk in the South African economy with the present level 3 restrictions impacting…

Education is key for South Africa’s black people


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

THE debate on income inequality rages on in South Africa. This debate is mostly in politics, media and academia. But much of the fixation on the subject, is…

Ramaphosa must confront the labour unions this year


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

SOUTH Africa’s labour unions have gone wild over the past years and President Cyril Ramaphosa must confront them on their constant excessive demands. The unions have stalled economic…

An open letter to Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng


STANGER, SOUTH AFRICA

Dear Chief Justice Mogoeng,

I am writing this letter because I want to acknowledge your indispensable role in our country – and to wish you a Happy New Year.

South…

Looking back at Trump’s presidency


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

DONALD Trump’s first, and last term as President of United States of America (US) is coming to an end – after he was defeated by Democratic Party presidential…

South Africa and rest of Africa in the age of Cold War II


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

THE tensions between China and United States of America (US) are at a boiling point. Anybody who believes in world peace should be concerned about the escalating tensions…

DA should be given an opportunity to govern South Africa


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

THE people who will be elected by Democratic Alliance (DA) members as new leaders of the party this weekend will face trials and tribulations in South Africa’s toxic…