November 2017

Remove ANN7 say TCM readers

The vast majority of The Cape Messenger readers believe that the propaganda channel, ANN7, should be removed from DSTV. An overwhelming 99 percent say that the channel should be dropped. Only one percent say it should…



Facing the global water challenge

Water is likely to become scarcer in northern and south west Africa. This is partly due to changes in weather patterns. In addition populations are increasing. Already water supply is becoming a serious concern, especially in…


Tax them for water

The Mayor of Cape Town, Patricia de Lille, has argued that the City is losing revenue to its fiscus because people have heeded the advice to reduce water usage. As a consequence there is a need…




SAA losses deepen

South African Airways (SAA) is losing billions of rand more than had been forecast, MPs have been told. Losses are set to jump to R4bn in the current financial year, compared to an earlier estimate of…