KENNETH MOKGATLHE: Govt owes Miss SA an apology for withdrawing its support
After Miss South Africa Lalela Mswane finished as the second runner-up at the recent Miss Universe pageant held in Israel, Kenneth Mokgatlhe believes that the government owes her an apology for withdrawing its support because of its policy on the Jewish state.
KENNETH MOKGATLHE: Stop bullying Miss South Africa!
The upcoming Miss Universe pageant provides an excellent opportunity to preach peace between Israel and Palestine on the international stage, writes Kenneth Mokgatlhe.
KENNETH MOKGATLHE: There are no winners when beauty and politics collide
Mandla Mandela is misguided in trying to mobilise a boycott against Miss Universe 2021 because it’s set to be held in Israel this December, writes Kenneth Mokgatlhe.
KENNETH MOKGATLHE: ANC in North West set to face tough battle at the polls
One does not need to be a rocket scientist to note that the ANC is going into this poll limping, and they are definitely going to lose a few council seats, writes Kenneth Mokgatlhe.
KENNETH MOKGATLHE: This is why local government elections are so important
Kenneth Mokgatlhe writes that local government is the intimate sphere or aspect of government closest to the people. It is where residents are supposed to have a direct political relationship with the government, but that has not been happening.
KENNETH MOKGATLHE: The people have the power, not political formations
It is the people who are the bosses or masters of government, and not the other way round, writes Kenneth Mokgatlhe.
KENNETH MOKGATLHE: Steve Biko's name shouldn't be used by the corrupt in the ANC
The oppressor is no longer white. The oppressor is the ruling elite, and it does not matter what colour they are, writes Kenneth Mokgatlhe.
KENNETH MOKGATLHE: This is why SA can’t afford for the ANC to not pay its staff
Recent news reports that the ANC is failing to settle its salary bill does not augur well for the rights of workers across the country, writes Kenneth Mokgatlhe.