SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Rising tide of anarchy

Are we happy to allow thugs to abuse our constitutional democracy and parliament as they usurp power from the people?

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Julius Malema’s transparent trickery

One of the results of SA’s abnormally high unemployment rate is that anyone can recruit a group of idle people as fodder for nefarious ends

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Covering up the heist at Eskom

Why has Eskom’s management, led by Phakamani Hadebe since January, refused to lay charges of theft, fraud and corruption against McKinsey?

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Never trust a politician

Look around SA and see who is enjoying the trappings of power while the people have no means to support themselves

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Avoiding the hard truth about SAA

The airline has notched up a cumulative loss of R18.1bn since 2007. It will add a further R5.7bn for the year ended March 2018

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Eskom back from the brink

Eskom is the biggest drag on SA’s finances and credit profile, so any boost to the utility’s credit rating bodes well for the country

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Oh, pity the poor Guptas

The Gupta family is forced to endure the heat and dust of the desert, unable to go home to India, nor to their adopted home, SA

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Electing Africa’s next set of leaders

You can expect energetic men in their 70s and 80s to compete aggressively and violently to serve the continent’s much younger population

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: South Africans can be proud of this

In the face of great adversity, proud and hardy South Africans dig deep and solve the most complicated, seemingly insurmountable problems

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: It’s all about corruption

There are more, and sharper, increases on the way — and more tax increases — to pay for the rampant corruption of your government

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: The most important decision of Ramaphosa’s presidency

Ramaphosa has to make the most important decision of his presidency: to appoint a competent person to replace the hapless Shaun Abrahams

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: How Nigeria abuses its power

It would seem that SA companies are being unfairly targeted by Nigeria, which is having its own problems funding government expenditure

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Laughing like a Zuma lawyer

The legal profession is one of the very few industries that will miss Jacob Zuma’s presidency

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: Another open letter to McKinsey

I write to remind you that McKinsey has a duty to follow up on its promises to the people of SA

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: A trail blazed by Chávez

Today, 11 years after the first expropriations of private property, Venezuelans can’t flee their socialist heaven fast enough

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SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA: A big thumbs-up to Sasol

When the Lake Charles plant is completed next year, it will double the market value of the whole group

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