Tounge and Cheek

Tongue in cheek

Anon. E Mouse According to a senior lead economist, the innumerable problems, as well as incompetency of Eskom is causing South Africa a whopping R1 billion per loadshedding stage per 24 hours. Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said that Eskom is in a crisis and it could damage our economy. Really, as if we did […]

Tounge and Cheek

Tongue in cheek

Anon E. Mouse “Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely,” Lord Acton said. Who remembers Idi Amin?  The Ugandan dictator/ politician/president and military officer. His rule gained notoriety for its sheer brutality and oppressiveness and rumours of cannibalism abounded. But, I do not want to discuss Idi Amin. In South Africa today, small-time […]

Tounge and Cheek

Tongue and cheek

Anon E Mouse Hopefully, most Sabie residents came through the holiday season unscathed and un-scythed, and that the feisty residents of Sabie are bright-eyed and bushy-tailed for 2019. Trying to sound not too pessimistic about what the New Year might bring, it is reasonable to accept that we will experience the same recurring problems, with […]