for subscribers

How the world sees us: The Times – 'Zuma is enemy of blacks and whites'

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!

Those who have been through crisis points in their lives know that the first step to recovery is admitting there is a problem, that the situation is unmanageable. The paradox is that only after such utter surrender can the solutions begin. There are reminders everywhere.

I had a couple this week that the Zuma Administration is some way from grasping reality. One was a passionate soccer administrator who tried to explain away the $10m bribe SA paid FIFA officials to host the 2010 World Cup.

Another is recently appointed Eskom chief Brian Molefe’s emotive defence of the indefensible Russian nuclear power project that threatens to bankrupt SA (but enrich the already enriched).

There’s more to this story
Subscribe to News24 and get access to our exclusive journalism and features today.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
ZAR/USD
15.20
(-0.63)
ZAR/GBP
20.32
(-0.46)
ZAR/EUR
18.12
(-0.61)
ZAR/AUD
11.20
(-0.63)
ZAR/JPY
0.15
(-0.78)
Gold
1809.97
(+0.12)
Silver
23.29
(-0.15)
Platinum
963.00
(+0.40)
Brent Crude
48.73
(+1.57)
Palladium
2369.00
(+2.47)
All Share
57923.69
(+0.31)
Top 40
53084.13
(+0.27)
Financial 15
11645.28
(+0.04)
Industrial 25
79993.34
(+0.20)
Resource 10
52790.93
(+0.35)
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes morningstar logo
Company Snapshot
Voting Booth
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes, and I've gotten it.
22% - 340 votes
No, I did not.
51% - 804 votes
My landlord refused
28% - 436 votes
Vote