Politics

ROAD TO ELECTIVE CONFERENCE: Aaron Motsoaledi admits strong police presence unsettled ANC Eastern Cape conference delegates

ROAD TO ELECTIVE CONFERENCE: Aaron Motsoaledi admits strong police presence unsettled ANC Eastern Cape conference delegates

Former ANC Eastern Cape treasurer Babalo Madikizela’s lobby group is said to have been behind the decision by senior party members to chuck out police during the closed sessions of the provincial conference held at the East London International Convention Centre over the weekend. This is according to ANC National …

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OPINIONISTA: The current political system and parties have failed us — we must change from the bottom up

OPINIONISTA: The current political system and parties have failed us — we must change from the bottom up

South Africans like myself are becoming more and more disillusioned by political parties and the current political systems that govern them. Time and time again, ordinary South Africans have tried to send strong messages bemoaning crime and diminished safety, poor service delivery, rampant corruption that has bled the public coffers …

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Take Your Money Off The Grid

Take Your Money Off The Grid

In a time of geopolitical chaos and inflation, Simon Mikhailovich’s extreme wealth preservation strategies don’t seem so paranoid. Cyberattacks. Inflation. Pandemic. Is your money safe? The question is asked by Simon Mikhailovich, a Russian émigré and entrepreneur who is in the business of selling a certain kind of safety. His …

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Twelve associations sign MoU to develop African auto industry

Twelve automotive associations have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to drive the development of the automotive industry in Africa. The automotive sector, whilst key for the industrialisation of Africa, is often associated with numerous challenges, including market fragmentation; a lack of regulatory alignment between African countries, as well as …

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