Insights from Parliament: the Economic Regulation of Transport Bill

Metered taxi in Cape Town

The Economic Regulation of Transport Bill was introduced to the National Assembly on 31 January 2020. The aim of the Bill is to promote economic growth through efficient regulation of the transport sector. To this end, the Bill consolidates the regulation of the transport sector — currently regulated by a number of different bodies, including […]

Why all the fuss over a cup of tea?

Cup of tea

Julius Malema’s offer on Twitter last week to take tea with Jacob Zuma, predictably, sent social media into orbit. Zuma’s acceptance of Malema’s overture, and the ensuing tea party at Nkandla, took the story from counter-intuitive online commentary to real-life spectacle. It is certainly a remarkable story. Let’s not forget that Julius Malema is a […]