This being South Africa, there’s always something to rejoice about – and just as quickly something to tear your hair out about.
The Karens and their other halves have been seething ever since a letter by Dischem founder and MD Ivan Saltzman, banning the hiring of new white staff and promotion of existing white staff, was leaked at the weekend.
The level of inequality in this country is so great that people will kill for jobs.
Former newspaper-editor-turned-Joburg-councillor Martin Williams wrote in his column this week that he has served under seven mayors in seven years.
We are a week on and still no further in coming up with a plan for Eskom.
Load shedding is serious.
Cockroaches might have a particular Rwandan resonance, but they’ve been used as an epithet in our discourse before.
Last weekend, South Africa segued from WTF to HTF. This is a country that doesn’t easily disappoint, there is a surprise almost around every corner.
Megan Markle was determined to speak her truth and she’s encouraged everyone else to shout theirs out too – except when theirs proves hers to be false. Advocate Dali Mpofu SC seems to be a great fan. He believes in his truth, sometimes even more than the canons of Roman Dutch law and the doctrineContinue reading “The court of law can be a place of incredible drama and tension”
In a corporate, the first sign that something’s rotten is when you don’t get paid at the end of the month, or if you did get paid it was only in part.