Dismal state of railway reflects poverty of our leadership – Cape Argus

We are governed by stupid and lazy people Sometime in the future, the next generation will wonder, why our current generation was so stupid. Two weeks ago I took the train from Tygerberg Station near Stellenbosch University Medical School. I arrived on the train...

“Islam pre-dates US by 1000 years – Cape Argus

Make America white again Some time ago, Pres. Donald Trump stated that “Islam hates America”. I assumed, Pres. Trump did not know that Islam is a universal religious philosophy that predates colonial America by 1000 years. Since Islam means peace and submission to the...

Truth can hurt – “Who is paying for all this free stuff?.” – Cape Argus

Truth can hurt Few folk, want to speak truth because the duty and hostility that comes with truth is harsh and can cause material, physical and mental trauma to the speaker if that truth effects potent people. I raise the issue as I regularly witness the ineptitude of...

Justice for the wicked is inevitable sooner or later -Cape Argus

Wickedness operates at the highest levels Powerful people operate in two spheres, business and politics. The really powerful operate behind the scenes and prefer secrecy. Ironically, the agendas are similar and revolve around gaining and keeping wealth. More wealth...

“Execute those guilty of child rape and murder – Cape Argus

To stop crime is simple From time to time when people are killed in our city and nation, citizens are upset by the brutality. Politicians pose on camera looking for anyone else to blame. Usually the ANC blames Apartheid and the DA and the DA blames ANC. After a period...

Many vagrants don’t want real assistance

Many vagrants don’t want real assistance The Creator decreed that humans can rise above the rank of angels or fall beneath an animal. The Creator also decreed that no person is too good to become bad or too bad to become good. The recent hubris around vagrancy and the...

Rental increases and lack of staff loyalty some of the costs of doing business in South Africa – Cape Argus – 3 July

Greed and stupidity are key problems for economic growth   Recently the Economic Performance Indicators for Cape Town for the 1st Quarter 2019 was released.   This reminded me of the time, years ago when I owned a retail shop inside a major mall.  ...

Military needs to redirect its energies towards self-defence – Cape Argus- 28 June

Media reports highlight stupidity The Cape Argus June 26, 2019 highlights the depth of stupidity that some people in high ranking positions can attain and waste taxpayer’s money at the same time. The headline “Scarf charge spark fury” questions the reason to...

Political operatives continue to steal from taxpayers without fear of prosecution – Cape Argus

Democracy or democrazy The probe by the ANC into the role played by Ace Magashule and former Pres. Zuma in the creation of the ATM party is vital for the health of our democracy. The Luthuli House team led by Kgalema Motlanthe must probe where the money came from to...

We need penalty to save South Africa – Cape Argus, 19 June

Evil increases when good people are silent The “letters to the editor” page is vital as the varied views give insight into contemporary thought. Example, South African is one of the most beautiful and ironically one of the most unsafe places. There are countless...