Nation can’t progress if stupid people govern – Cape Argus – 24 January

Stupidity has cost   On 20 Dec 2019 the Argus published my letter “Qualified people needed to fix nation”.   My letter focussed on two issues. One, I stated that Pres. Ramaphosa was misled about the problems at ESKOM. Two, I identified the problem as a...

Letters require a reply as they both lack truth and accuracy – Cape Argus -16 January

  The truth is not always beautiful and beautiful words are not always the truth Those who lie to themselves come to a point when they cannot distinguish the truth within themselves, or around them. When that happens they loses respect for themselves and for...

Trump his supporters have Jews in their cross-hairs – Cape Argus – 7 January 2020

Pres. Trump, increasing anti-Semitism and Israel’s demand for war with Iran   Before I am accused of being anti-Semitic please note that most of the info has been sourced from an article by Steven Cruzo in the November 2019 issue of the South African Jewish Report....

Something needs to be done about drunkenness in public- Cape Argus- 3 January

Lesson to be learnt Decades ago, a friend, as a 7yr old played in front of his parents’ home. He fell asleep on the porch and was woken by a screaming drooling strange old drunk woman. She illicitly accessed the property and hovered over him as he woke. The incident...

Our communists lifestyles belie their professed love for poor – Cape Argus , 31 December 2019

Genuine faith gives rise to justice Without the ethical codes taught by the Torah, Bible, Quran, life would be a lot more savage as the strong would dominate the weak without conscience. It is the belief in a Creator that creates the norms and standard on which the...

Be wary of those who seek to divide us by pointing a finger at the Abrahamic faiths – Cape Argus – 24 December

Need to blame God is based on ignorance Once again Gary James provides proof that he lacks the basic critical analytical skills. The letter by Mr. James on Thursday, reveals his desperation to blame the God of Abraham for everything that goes wrong. In his letter Mr....

Qualified people needed to fix nation- Cape Argus -20 December

ESKOM or EKSDOM The thinking at ESKOM is illogical as ESKOM now wants people to pay for their load shedding. On Wednesday after hastily returning from Egypt, Pres. Ramaphosa told the nation that ESKOM was sabotaged. I recall former Minister Alec Erwin who also claimed...

ESKOM: 55 million held captive by corruption – Cape Argus- 13 December

Darkness looms On Friday night, my family and I attended a School fundraiser in Surrey Estate. The event was well planned, the venue and décor was beautiful and the guests were eager for the social evening. Just after 8pm, guests were seated for the main meal when...

“A cultivated political strategy- Cape Argus – 10 December

Stealing can never be normal To understand a set-up, one must think outside the “proverbial mental box”. The best way to steal vast sums, is to get many people to allocate money to one place and then rob that place. Those who planned the theft at VBS Bank allowed...

People don’t want to adapt, financially – Cape Argus

Life is complicated The work of a Councillor can be a challenge. Sometime ago, I responded to a woman who was unable to pay her municipal accounts. The house was in an expensive suburb on two levels with a pool, a garden and worth about R3 million or more. Her story...