Wandie’s Place is the oldest restaurant in Soweto and offers possibly the best African cuisine in town, along with a classy ambience
King Zwelithini’s legacy does not warm my heart, but there’s no denying the achievements of his warrior forebears
White South Africans, put your fears away; go to Soweto. It’s as civilised as Sandton, but a bit more relaxed and colourful
Steenhuisen’s statement that the DA has not ruled out a coalition with the ANC is not surprising, but such a marriage would neutralise both parties
My introduction to restaurants of the south wasn’t great; despite the famous ‘vibe’, the menu and wine list were thin and the wait infuriating
Mismanagement, ineptitude and corruption have been the undoing of our state enterprises. Why would a state-owned bank be different?
What Jacob Zuma and his guests have in common is a hatred of Cyril Ramaphosa — and as the saying goes, my enemy’s enemy is my friend
Bheki Cele’s lack of tact can make him look like a clown, but he was trying to save us from ourselves by enforcing the lockdown booze ban
Jonas Gwangwa is the only South African to have been nominated for a musical score Oscar — for Cry Freedom, based on the life of Steve Biko
Trump did democracy a great disservice. Thanks to him, conservatism is wrongly equated with racism and the term ‘liberal’ has become an insult
Why is it difficult to draw inspiration from a fellow South African who went to an apartheid-era school but went on to conquer the world in his field?
Closing beaches is the right move to fight Covid infections, as anyone who has been to a Durban beach in the festive season can attest
There is a lawlessness at the top that needs to be stopped — swiftly — because it encourages the arsonists
Maybe the veterans have a point, after all: why not pay reparations to all black people? But how would this be funded?
Playwright Mbongeni Ngema says he has closed the chapter on abusing women, but some wonder if he is just playing to the box office
When the menu arrived, we couldn’t make up our minds, as everything sounded so exquisite
My choice of restaurant was as offensive as Dudu Myeni’s utter disdain for the commission of inquiry into state capture
On a Friday evening, the streets of Greenside are abuzz, making my spot ideal for people-watching