Five more World Heritage Sites for SA?

There are something like 1,121 UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Sites dotted around the globe. Of this total, you will find 10 in South Africa. There are also five on the tentative list.

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You’ve got to have the right touch

There’s a lot to complain about in South Africa, the list seems endless, but we need to balance that with the good too. Some are obviously good, like quality biltong, and others not so obvious. I spent some time thinking about it.

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Politics strains the budget

We had a budget speech delivered yesterday. South Africa’s Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, stood up and delivered a budget that is supposedly all about the country’s recovery from the pandemic, promoting business and reducing unemployment. This whole thing has kind of stuck in my throat.

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