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Phil Craig on the local election results being positive for Cape independence

Co-founder of the Cape Independence Advocacy Group, Phil Craig, joined BizNews founder Alec Hogg in another discussion about the political arena. Craig argued that the Western Cape has secessionist parties on its agenda and, in fact, has already agreed to have Cape Independence on its referendum. According to Craig, it is in the best interest…

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MAILBOX: Local cement is lekker and government doesn’t need to force us

Local is lekker. That’s a phrase many South Africans can relate to. But when the government instils protectionist-type policies, the unintended consequences can work both ways. The ban on the use of imported cement for government infrastructure projects is one such policy. The immediate benefits can be seen in the share prices of cement producers…