Opinion

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Racism rears its ugly head in knee-jerk reaction to Omicron

Instead of helping ‘wretched’ Africa, the world has shut it out, something it hasn’t done to rich countries

New mayor Eugene Johnson has said all the right things, highlighting some of Nelson Mandela Bay’s ...

Our corrupt and convoluted relationship with Cuba never ceases to astound and amaze me

Action needed to fix ailing beachfront tourism hub

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The poor state of Nelson Mandela Bay  tourism sites will hit the pockets of many people in the industry.

Time for government to lead SA

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SA will implode if it’s locked down every time a new Covid-19 variant or wave emerges

Bully enablers are just as guilty

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Yet another child targeted by school bullies, in this case allegedly including teachers, has taken her own life to end ...

Young uMngeni leaders show promise of ‘new SA’ still exists

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Few South Africans would know where to find uMngeni local municipality on a map. But throw in familiar town names like ...

Heed the clarion call to get vaccinated

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Many people have reacted with fury to the news that a new, potentially highly transmissible variant of  Covid-19, known ...

Coalitions — let’s hold thumbs

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The local government elections and subsequent horse trading among political parties have had some surprising outcomes ...

Higher food prices not the doing of domestic farmers

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In a year of large crop harvests following good rainfall, a few people probably thought consumer food price inflation ...

Crucial to move with haste in noodle saga

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With two different noodle brands being probed for a link to the death of children, the investigation should be sped up ...

The DA would be naive to celebrate too soon

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Mashaba will be as much a menace to the DA as the EFF will be, if the DA is drinking champagne into the night after the ...

Simple acts of kindness keep hope alive

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Amid all the doom and gloom — worsened by the prolonged impact of Covid-19 on our lives — it is important for our ...

Being anti-ANC is not a sustainable political strategy

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A few years ago, the current minister of rural development and land reform, Thoko Didiza, addressed a group of pupils ...

Boks must improve win percentage

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After a heart-breaking 27-26 loss against England in their final game of the season, the Boks have a break before a ...

ANC has just not got the message

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Unless opposition parties find a middle ground and voters back-bench loyalty, the ANC will continue to sink SA