Gwede Mantashe, standing on an elevated platform at Luthuli House, supposedly higher than God’s sacred Kingdom, decreed that the human beings made in God’s image have no conscience to speak of. Mpumelelo Mkhabela.Read more.That “other Mandela doctor” is at it againThat “other Mandela doctor” is at it again. Iqbal Survé surfaced last week, using the pages of his flagship Johannesburg newspaper The Star to accuse Naspers, owner of the 24.com stable, and BizNews (which does not belong to Naspers) of being local variants of the notorious Bell Pottinger propaganda machine. Specifically singled out was me as a journalist who, according to Survé, “was contracted by Naspers/Media24 to write negative stories about Independent Media and myself”.This is a repeated attempt by Survé at destroying my reputation and standing within the community and, specifically within the journalistic profession. It is also interesting in that I have not written anything about Survé or Independent Media for the past year, writes Terry Bell.Read more.Youth should be at centre of our scenario planningCurrently, the country sits in a cesspool of governance malpractice and malfeasance with opportunities and resources dwindle daily. This comes in a social and economic climate beset by failures in leadership. Jonathan Brady.Read more.