I KNOW it is difficult being you, because you live in a country where the most important people in the country do not know how to keep their zips up. – University of the Free State vice-chancellor Professor Jonathan Jansen urges Port Elizabeth high pupils not to be like President Jacob Zuma and incompetent government officials.
I KNEW I would win, I knew my opponents. I made sure that after the turn I pushed hard and managed to win. – Johanna Benson said in an interview after she became the first Namibian ever to win a gold medal in the Woman’s T37 200 metres final in London on Wednesday night.
THE congress urges the Government to consider distributing condoms in schools as part of efforts to reduce inflections, diseases and teenage pregnancies. – Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary Elijah Ngurare speaks at a press conference on Thursday.
APARTHEID South Africa did not plan for the majority of the people. – South African President Jacob Zuma speaking during the second Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Conference in Durban Thursday. Where he has blamed the mushrooming of shacks around cities and lack of service delivery in South Africa on the country’s colonial past and the apartheid regime.
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THE best thing to do is find one person in your life and try to love them unconditionally. If you’ve accomplished that, you’ve accomplished a lot. – Guy Stuart Ritchie (born September 10 1968) is an English screenwriter, film director and producer.