“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...

Did Aunty Pat sell out to ANC, and promote herself over the DA? – Cape Argus – 5 June

Aunty Pat friend or foe The speculation in the media of Aunty Pat being the ANC secret weapon in the 2021 elections is gaining ground and requires thought as the banter in Council on May 30, 2019 was equally hectic. The popular narrative amid Councillors, questions,...

How can we “out” lazy, incapable Councillors, MPLs and MPs? – Cape Argus – 30 May

Guidance required Centuries ago Muhamad the prophet said, do not say words today, that will cause you regret, tomorrow”. He also said that there is no value in coveting, desiring what God has given another. These words have troubled me since the recent election as...

Silence the “Athaan” and see what happens 2021 – Cape Argus

Historical context required The battle regarding the Athaan (call to prayer) is interesting as it reflects the opinions that circulate in the minds of some people. It is therefore vital to take a step back and reflect on historical context. Decades ago, after...

Global politics is playground of wealthy – Cape Argus

Price of democracy In light of Pres. Donald Trump’s Russia link and the scandals that followed, did our political parties receive money from foreign donors who now seek to influence our political process? The question is vital, as a democratic vote is worthless when...