Editorials 18.5.2017 06:01 am

R7bn resource just leaking away

A study done by the University of Stellenbosch indicates that this country suffers billions in water losses annually.

Of all the resources SA has squandered, ignored or simply sold off to outside influences, the gift of water has been the most rare and precious in a nation unsure when the next drought will render us powerless.

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Police mudslinging is taking us nowhere image
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Police mudslinging is taking us nowhere

McBride has proved himself a formidable force in the tangled warp and weft of the political tapestry.
May the triumph of Blitzboks continue image
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May the triumph of Blitzboks continue

Neil Powell’s team have done unbelievably well.
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Mbete’s role with secret vote clear

Marumo Moerane, appearing for Mbete, conceded the speaker was obliged to act in accordance to the rules of parliament, which indeed permit a secret ballot.
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Cybercrime: Big Brother is indeed watching

Last Friday’s attack on networked institutions across the globe is a severe example of how exposed we have become.
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Fake passports would be a better focus for intelligence spooks

Instead of worrying about fake ‘plots’ by finance ministers.
Is the ANC starting to become more Cyril’s ANC, and less Zuma’s? image
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Is the ANC starting to become more Cyril’s ANC, and less Zuma’s?

The presidential hopeful may be restoring a sense of conscience to the ANC.
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Lions’ roar continues

The Lions had to put in a gritty performance to beat the 2001 and 2004 Super 12 champions.
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Molefe’s tough road to his pension

Molefe heads back to his former job with the power utility next week.
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Crime a factor in rugby exports

It is not just the favourable exchange rate that is making local rugby players leave in droves.
Clever legal manipulation is not leadership, Zuma image
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Clever legal manipulation is not leadership, Zuma

He has learnt a trick or two from the litigious official opposition.
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Boks have huge mountain to climb

Being drawn with the All Blacks in pool B provides both a challenge and an incentive for the underperforming Springboks.