Democracy can and does work

The assertion that “democracy isn’t making people’s lives better”, as penned by Carin Runciman, is incorrect and averts our attention from the real crisis: An ANC-led government that does not have the political will to deliver on its promise of advancing the aspirations of the people, especially the poor. The…

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Emfuleni Local Municipality in serious financial trouble

Although it is well known that the Emfuleni Local Municipality (ELM) has been in financial trouble for number of years, the Auditor-General report indicating the financial position of the municipality as at 30 June 2014 describes a very concerning financial situation. Considering the contents thereof as well as the fact…

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