Jacob Zuma, our President of South Africa, signed a R1trillion nuclear deal with Russia that will make us the third most pursuant nuclear power on the planet. Highly disturbing is that the constitution was broken. How can tender rules not be followed? How can there be no transparency? What example does this set to local municipalities where a few of us have fought hard to stop that kind of secretive, self-serving nonsense? It’s highly dismaying. It’s dictatorial, not democratic. It’s power at all costs and screw the public.'Click here to read full article...'
This is a summary of the Mail & Guardian’s Cabinet Report Card which not only sums up the performance of South Africa’s leaders in 2013 but teaches us a lot about their ability and intentions. The original article, ‘On your marks, get set … FAIL’ was long so i worried that the average reader would ignore this important read but political followers are encouraged to follow the link above and give the authors the credit they deserve for a job well done. Note that opinions are sometimes mine and not the M&G’s. It’s of great concern that the most powerful … ‘Click here to read full article…’