The future of education, innovation and technology in South Africa, Should we be worried?

I am an engineer and generally introverted. But I was asked to talk about the future of education, innovation and technology in South Africa, and make it sound interesting… I don’t even know how to make things interesting, but I’ll try. I’ll be touching on the fourth industrial revolution and whether we should be scared [...]

Is It Really About Hair?

Living in post-apartheid South Africa, segregation is still rife. It is not instituted by the government, but institutionalised in our mind, we make judgements on how we treat each other based on skin colour and socioeconomic standing. We move when we get uncomfortable:  the shacks are getting closer and the schools are getting darker. Our [...]

The devil we can’t get rid of no matter how hard we pray

I’m sure if you’re a South African who has the misguided nature to follow politics in the last 8 years you’ve also experienced more heart palpitations than a nun in a brothel. From the scandals and irresponsibility of the A-NC (It’s better if you read it in a Zuma accent), to the very annoying whining [...]

The devil we can't get rid of no matter how hard we pray

I’m sure if you’re a South African who has the misguided nature to follow politics in the last 8 years you’ve also experienced more heart palpitations than a nun in a brothel. From the scandals and irresponsibility of the A-NC (It’s better if you read it in a Zuma accent), to the very annoying whining [...]