This is a profound video and song by the Jack Mantis Band out of Cape Town. Find the icon on the Player that allows you to watch it on a full screen.'Click here to read full article...'
As my regular readers will know, i’m no fan of double-speaking politicians who always promise the world but never deliver. Nevertheless, i believe in education, eradication of apathy and the claiming of control over our lives so i occasionally step outside of local politics to share news on those who control us from afar (in the case of Knysna, we are very much controlled by Cape Town and not our so called, local leaders). Last week, i gave you the news that Hellen Zille had topped the premier’s rating poll. Today, i repost a very important speech made by … ‘Click here to read full article…’
What’s worse, South Africa’s rage or its apathy? This video, which has gone viral around the world (over half a million views on YouTube alone), shows an assault by a Bloemfontein taxi driver:'Click here to read full article...'
Some said “urban legend” to what others called “common knowledge” that Knysna is a drug hub with trafficking through The Heads into the harbour that lacks port control. The latter prevailed when, on December 10 201o, police made the biggest cocaine bust in South African history. Over the past 10 months, the value of the haul fluctuated in the media but the courts have now placed the value at R515 million. If it had been cut and sold on the streets, it would have quadrupled to R2 billion. Yesterday, October 18 2011, the trial of the 6 accused began in … ‘Click here to read full article…’