Opinion

Opinion

Like Zuma or the promises of the ANC, maybe we’re just getting old

There is a strange lack of energy surrounding the looming general election

By next week this time, millions of South African will have cast their vote in the seventh national ...

Mondays I found are the toughest days for teaching high school children from challenging ...

Rewriting the narrative of our past, present and future

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In the dynamic and complex landscape of SA, where history is both a living entity and a contested terrain, the renaming ...

Boks must build depth in new cycle

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Building depth and experience will be watchwords for the Springboks when they enter a new four-year building cycle ...

Government wants to control private healthcare — and then break it

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We are our own worst enemies. Instead of celebrating excellence, we embrace mediocrity and do our best to spread it ...

Proper planning needed to curb municipal underspending

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The Nelson Mandela Bay municipality has six weeks to spend about R800m or risk forfeiting the money back to the ...

To keep our sanity we must turn to the quality of our democracy

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Our weak president has signed into law a bill on healthcare reform he has no idea how to fund

More must be done to prevent deadly shack fires

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The death of a young Nelson Mandela Bay boy — as winter approaches — has cast the spotlight on shack fires.

Why professors of education should not be teaching future teachers

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Most professors have not taught in schools for decades, and that is part of the problem.

Rise Mzansi will make a difference

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I remember standing at the bottom of Callaway Street opposite Jubilee Hall waiting for the motorcade transporting Botha ...

SA not yet ready for National Health Insurance

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The decision to sign the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill into law on Wednesday without proper revision will have ...

George municipality’s response to tragedy a lesson in humanity

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Last Monday, a horrific incident occurred in George, where an apartment building collapsed while under construction.

Time to either fix IPTS project or pull the plug

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About 16 years ago, the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality coughed up R100m for 25 Volvo buses to run its Integrated ...

SA Cup is eye opener for EP Rugby

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The new SA Cup tournament has been a  stark reminder of just how far EP Rugby has fallen behind its national rivals ...

Post-election stability key to economic growth and job creation

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Two weeks from today, we will be casting our votes in what is considered the most pivotal South African elections since ...