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Crime hits new low

And by a “new low”, I don’t mean it’s just not happening. No. I mean, could it actually get any more despicable? I can hardly bring myself to share this. Yes, sadly, SA is known for its crime, but it’s not nearly as bad as you might expect if you read (and believed all that […]

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Smile through the tears

Hard(er) times are coming for SA. The effects of high inflation and the weak Rand are beginning to show more and more, with new stories of job losses, struggling families and desperation becoming an almost daily occurrence. It’s heartbreaking and it’s worrying. Even those of us who are lucky enough not to be directly affected […]

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Crime: sorted

Incoming: Great news from SAPS (The South African Police Service)! After a weekend which will inevitably be filled with murder, rape, burglary and violence across South Africa, all will be sorted from 10am on Monday, when the police service hold their prayer day. Yippee! According to the media release:  The prayer will among other things focus […]

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I needed that…

Back to Cape Town and back home after a couple of days at the cottage and I have realised that I needed a break there to remind me that this is a good country to live in. Don’t get me wrong. SA is my home. My house is here, my wife and kids were born […]

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Two front teeth

Meanwhile in the Isle of Man… Things move slowly here. It’s like Cape Town slow and then some. Let me enlighten you as to the current to story over here on the IOMtoday website: Police are requesting for information regarding an assault which occurred in Willaston at around 11:30pm on Saturday. Officers want to speak […]

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