Columns

Here’s How The Ukraine Conflict Is Likely To Play Out …

(If you missed my tirade yesterday, you should probably start there. Otherwise, read on:) 1.     The United States...

Hungry World Needs EU To Lead Global Food Revolution

Famine in Afghanistan is looking unavoidable, with a high proportion of the country’s 39 million people at risk...

2022 Kicks Off With Turbulence, What Lies Ahead?

The year may still be in its infancy but we have already witnessed turbulent events in South Africa...

In Defence of Sisulu: SA Constitution Isn’t Sacred, Judges Aren’t Demigods

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu penned an opinion piece on 7 January 2022 titled: "Hi Mzansi, have we seen justice?"...

Lillian Diedericks: Another Metaphor of SA’s forgotten Womxn Activists

“Tshepo, mom Lillian Diedericks passed away this morning”.  That was a text message sent to me, on Tuesday...

Es’kia Mphahlele Evocation: 13 Years Post His Demise

Es’kia Letobe "Mazwi" Mphahlele was an iconic South African Author, Educationalist, and Philosopher, who was born on 17th...

The Dewa Lessons and Values

In Memory of the late Dewa Mavhinga. Self-selection: Leadership is a decision. Leaders are neither born nor made....

Omicron Underlines Need For Global Pandemic Preparedness

Giles Merritt discusses the need for a massive international effort to ensure Covid-19 is not followed by more pandemics,...

Cloud Computing for Dummies

Without you knowing it, everybody has been using the proverbial "cloud". That Whatsapp you just sent; the recently...

Business Sector Can Help Save Struggling Municipalities

Struggling municipalities that face serious financial problems can be turned around through collaboration with the business sector. For...