Tag Archive 'Mbeki'

Jun 17 2010

Twelve years late, but…

Published by under Opinion,Top Stories

…rather late than never.
What the SA government under Mbeki should have done already in the late 90s, the Zuma government has now finally done: acknowledged the importance of the internet to economic development and (important) published a plan to get cheaper, faster internet to more people in SA. Eureka! [Read on]

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Sep 09 2008

Good news from the dark continent…maybe

Published by under Opinion,South Africa

First published on my old blog on 14/6/2005. An interesting read – more so now than then! A lot can happen in three, short years. 

South African newspapers reported yesterday president Mbeki had called a special sitting of parliament for today. Although he didn’t say what it was about, the media speculated Mbeki might use the opportunity to fire his deputy Zuma.  [Read on]

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