“Tunisian Day” – Moeletsi Mbeki, brother of Thabo Mbeki (2011)

An opinion from M Mbeki that started with : South Africa:  Is Only a matter of time before the bomb explodes - 2011. by Moeletsi Mbeki: Author, political commentator and entrepreneur. I can predict when SA’s ” Tunisia Day” will arrive. Tunisia Day is when the masses rise against the powers that be, as happened… Continue reading “Tunisian Day” – Moeletsi Mbeki, brother of Thabo Mbeki (2011)

Corona virus – Refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants

    Refugees and asylum seekers in informal and formal sectors are more vulnerable, especially since relief schemes designed to respond to stressed small and medium-sized businesses were limited to citizens. As a result, they have no access to the debt relief finance scheme, the business growth/resilience facility, the tourism relief fund for small, medium… Continue reading Corona virus – Refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants

Corona virus – immigrants and illegals – test and aid

The Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria and the Centre for Applied Legal Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, are deeply concerned about the situation of migrants in South Africa during this Covid-19 crisis.   The exclusion of any segment of society from access to testing, treatment and other palliative measures put in place to cushion… Continue reading Corona virus – immigrants and illegals – test and aid

Corona virus tests – South Africa versus population

  Data presented by the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) reveals how many Covid-19 tests have been conducted in South Africa across all provinces to date – and what proportion have come out positive.   Across the country, the NHLS’s data (to 28 May) shows that over 680,000 tests have been processed in the country.    Counter… Continue reading Corona virus tests – South Africa versus population

DA – John Steenhuisen – Corona lockdown regulations

John Steenhuisen DA leader said that the lockdown regulations, which allow people to gather in religious settings while going to salons, beaches and smoking cigarettes continue to be prohibited, are “bizarre”.    The national corona virus command council (NCCC) announced more new regulations which would apply to the eased lock down from 1 June 2020. … Continue reading DA – John Steenhuisen – Corona lockdown regulations

Ekonomiese kleinsake vernietiging – “Corona virus crisis”

Die land se hele ekonomie is lam gelê deur die afkondiging van "Nasionale rampstaat" en magte wat daarna misbruik is.  Tog sing die "nuwe "Rampstaat bevelvoerder Zuma" in die jongste artikel, dit gaan eintlik oor swart bemagtiging, wat hierby ingesluit word.   Dus het die spul nie net die parlement mislei nie, maar ook belieg asook… Continue reading Ekonomiese kleinsake vernietiging – “Corona virus crisis”

Essential – churches, businesses, etc. – Noodsaaklik – kerke, besighede, ens.

Agree with the American president, D Trump - Churches are essential, but all businesses, small and big are also essential.    Also, any working conditions, whether working from their home environment or at an office or mining or any other work setting, are essential to give food on the table and help build an economy. … Continue reading Essential – churches, businesses, etc. – Noodsaaklik – kerke, besighede, ens.