Tuesday 24 January
Wine On Water 2023
Win 31 Cases Of Wine with the Rotary Wine On Water Raffle – R200 for a raffle ticket will make sure you have a chance to win this amazing prize and stock your wine cellar with a collection of wines which are to be featured at Wine On Water 2023 in St Francis Bay. Who wants a dop?
ANC lays nepotism charge against Kouga mayor – This comes after the DA Mayor’s daughter Nikita Hendricks was appointed as an Auxiliary Officer in the Corporate and Digital Services Directorate of the Municipality.
Spotify to cut 600 jobs after CEO admits to expanding too quickly – Music streaming service becomes latest tech firm to announce cuts after pandemic overexpansion
Post About Living in South Africa Goes Viral! – “You can’t top up data because by hour 3 the cell phone towers have emigrated.”
Surfing Today with Rip Curl – St Francis surfers preparing for the first event of the year, the Rip Curl GromSearch #1 in Cape Town at the beginning of February.
Ramaphosa’s load shedding populism – a cheap, short-term political move that will hurt South Africa – President Ramaphosa’s call appears motivated by the realisation that rolling blackouts could cost the ANC a previously unimaginably large number of votes in the general election just 18 months away.
Crime & Corruption:
We are a nation that has surrendered itself to be led by fools – we need courageous and visionary leadership – The role of political leadership is to articulate a vision and attract relevant expertise to translate that vision into practice.
SA & AFRICA NEWS:
‘Simplistic and infantile’ to demand Russia’s withdrawal from Ukraine, says Pandor after meeting Lavrov – A postcard from an alternative universe.
Lewis Hamilton opens up about pain of racial abuse at school – The 38-year-old, who is preparing for his 17th season in F1, said: “For me, school was the most traumatising and most difficult part of my life.
Earth & The Universe:
Rolling blackouts take heavy toll on the many who are struggling to survive – ‘Load shedding combined with the water shortage in my area has completely obliterated my business’, says one small-scale chicken farmer who is shutting down as a result of power outages and water shortages