Research shows that whenever people try to build communities together, there's actually more good they can take from the past and mix it with the current opportunities including new technology, information and resources.
Greed and self enrichment, corruption and cronyism, devious deceit, rapacious, relentless and reckless policies, and the hollow statements referring to pro-poor policies, are stale and perpetually unbelievable.
News24 asked young people to send to us their reasons for leaving and what would have to be different for them to return to South Africa, or not leave at all. The response was overwhelming.
The official mantra of "innocent until proven guilty" each time a member appeared in court has worn a little thin and whilst it was pleasing to note that this phase was not used in Bongani's case, regrettably the statement gave no indication that appropriate action was going to be considered by the NEC.
As long as there's no unity within the governing party and its alliance partners, SA is unlikely to realise its economic ambitions. The dream of creating millions of jobs will fly out of the window.
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Govan Mbeki, Nelson Mandela and Oliver Tambo were humble, caring people who put others first – not their bank balances and while I never knew them personally, there was never scandal about their behaviour as is common these days.
Seemingly it has become the norm of this ANC government to re-deploy and promote rogues, crooks, thieves and fraudsters. And yet the DA officials in government do absolutely nothing about it besides comment in the media to earn themselves name and fame.
What will it take for you to realise that empty propaganda cannot substitute genuine political and economic reforms? You need to actively resolve the corruption, incompetence, nepotism and human rights abuses happening on your watch.
As active citizens we need to say enough is enough and simply all stop buying tickets from SAA.
Disciplinary action certain for teachers refusing to teach Sex Ed says Minister.
Here are 5 perfect Christmas gifts to make any petrolhead smile.
A laid-back Skyp chat with Ed Stoppard.
If at all...
Here's what other celebs did with their rings after they called off engagements.
You can get flatter abs too!
See Zozi shine!
Maybe it's time to get Sober Curious.
The migration of learners from townships to former model C schools is a tinderbox likely to explode and make the FeesMustFall campaign look like a Sunday afternoon picnic.
De Ruyter could actually be pink and I wouldn't give a hoot as long as he can assist in stabilising Eskom - as it will have a disastrous impact on ALL South Africans if the state-owned enterprise sinks like the titanic.
If you still have all your fingers and toes and you’re still in a good state of physical (and mental) health, well then you are a lot more advantaged than many other people in this country… and you should be feeling very thankful for that.
It hurts when so much publicity and investigations are being made about one individual, when so many other murders are unsolved and not assigned to an investigator.
Corporate South Africa, big and small, where are your Siyas? Yes, they are there.
If we as South Africans see ourselves as team South Africa - and we are just that - let us then excel with planning, leadership, hard toil, respecting and honouring each other.
We consumers are to blame for the higher prices of everything or the corruption that happens in our beloved country. Hard fact but true, right?
You are asking South Africans to trust you with a billion rand enterprise yet your cabinet has yet to fix the other billion-rand enterprises. I strongly suggest putting this idea on hold until you fix the current problems you are facing.
Although Ramaphosa's style of avoiding confrontation, at least publicly, annoys others, for me, it is showing signs that it could be the main factor that he will use to champion his political power and survival and possibly triumph.
The Springboks lead the change that South Africa needs, they lead us to another level of unity that we never thought to embrace before.
You made me feel pride again, feel “gees” again, and feel hope again for this great country! Please don’t lose this momentum.
Whilst we struggle to touch terra firma from the euphoria of the Rugby World Cup, I cannot help but re-postulate a ‘theory’ that I have held for a long time. But let me first mention some notable South African athletes.
Maimane and Mashaba have an opportunity to build a coherent liberal party that can appeal to both black and white South Africans who sincerely want a just South Africa.
When that final whistle blows, no matter the result, know that we stand behind you. When your head is bowed, look up unto the sky and know that we will forever be proud of you.
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