SA needs a Mandela of our times

2018-05-16 06:01

Amid the exposure of raw racial wounds, we need a sturdy hand with emotional maturity and empathy who can reach out across all divides to rally South Africans, says Solly Moeng .

Racial divisions must be addressed to protect SA's reputation - Mogoeng

2018-05-03 22:11

Constitutional Court Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says South Africans must take economic inequality and the land question seriously, if they want the country to become respected and prosperous.

Why race politics could do immense damage to SA's reputation

2018-04-30 21:15

Reputation management expert Solly Moeng says race baiting and populist rhetoric by powerful politicians has huge potential to undermine the country's reputation in the international community.

Cyril, show SA you are sincere

2018-04-18 06:15

If Cyril Ramaphosa's bid to rebuild the country is to succeed, he needs to unambiguously rebuke politicians who use race to divide South Africans, writes Solly Moeng.

Where is the empathy, South Africans?

2018-04-04 06:01

The Vicki Momberg verdict and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's passing shows South Africans will fail dismally if we try to prove each other right or wrong, says Solly Moeng.

Ramaphosa - love him but watch him

2018-03-21 12:50

Despite his good intentions, Cyril Ramaphosa has come into the ANC presidency surrounded by some very shady characters, says Solly Moeng.

Is Julius Malema's EFF a nation builder or a wrecking ball?

2018-03-07 06:02

It seems it was a mistake to look at Julius Malema's Economic Freedom Fighters as maturing, potential national leaders of a diverse South Africa, says Solly Moeng.

Gigaba must come clean on role in state capture

2018-02-20 21:21

If it can't be avoided, let the Budget Speech be Malusi Gigaba's last public act before he comes clean on his role in the elaborate state capture plan, says Solly Moeng.

SONA, Zuma exit: Will Cyril Ramaphosa be a damp squib?

2018-02-07 06:21

Cyril Ramaphosa has a small window of opportunity to rise to the occasion by shaking off his seeming timidity to rid the country of Jacob Zuma and his cohorts, says Solly Moeng.

The sun will shine in SA if all can be reassured that they belong

2018-01-24 06:00

If we are to heal from our emotional scars, all South Africans need to rally around a shared dream by a mature leader who puts country ahead of party interests, says Solly Moeng.


South Africa: A journey towards sustainable recovery

2018-05-09 06:01

The image of SA Inc cannot be separated from Africa’s brand image, says Solly Moeng as he discusses highlights from the recent Brand Summit South Africa.

Dealing with our wounds

2018-05-02 07:31

Some may argue Nelson Mandela left prematurely when he resigned after one term. His departure left South Africans orphaned, still in need of a leader to help the country heal, says Solly Moeng.

Time to renew our national marriage vows

2018-04-25 06:02

As Freedom Day approaches, let's bury the racial hatchet, hold hands across all historic divides and restart the journey to build a united South Africa, urges Solly Moeng.

Only strong institutions can help SA recover

2018-04-11 06:02

We need to be assured that our democratic institutions can withstand politicians' tendency towards destructive grandiloquence, says Solly Moeng.

Let's not lose our heads over elections

2018-03-28 06:02

The fact that SA is heading towards a poll that stands to be a watershed means we have to be level-headed and also demand level-headedness from our leaders, says Solly Moeng.

Malema sitting pretty as EFF occupies prime political real estate

2018-03-14 07:23

The political arena to the left of the ANC has been left exposed for expropriation without compensation by the EFF, says Solly Moeng.

Ramaphosa reshuffle speaks of false dawns and Trojan horses

2018-02-28 06:01

The ANC cannot expect to be taken as a serious player in the 2019 general elections while it walks about as a Trojan horse for political criminals, says Solly Moeng.

Zuma recall highlights country needs versus party priorities

2018-02-14 06:00

Cyril Ramaphosa needs to wake up to the reality that what the ANC wants and what the broader South African society wants are not always the same things, says Solly Moeng.

Time for the auditing world to stop pulling the wool over our eyes

2018-01-31 06:00

There should be no room for spin doctors in the auditing profession and no amount of strategic amputation should be an excuse for withholding the truth from the public, says Solly Moeng.

Davos 2018: Real progress or just another wasteful junket?

2018-01-17 06:02

The World Economic Forum offers Team SA under the leadership of Ramaphosa a chance to make fresh promises to the world that real change is about to happen, says Solly Moeng.

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