Laura Kövesi is the European Union’s head of Public Prosecution.
I have said it before and I will say it again – Thabo Mbeki was the best president in the world at the time of his sacking.
Many people have noticed that the Ramaphosa government has quite efficiently been rolling out water supplies to communities following the declaration of the Covid-19 State of Disaster.
Not only water supplies; provisions for emergency housing in the form of tents or other makeshift shelters as well as increased shelters for potential victims of domestic violence has also swiftly been deployed.
So many of us have been asking, if government was capable of doing this all along, why was this not done earlier?
Just a brief, philosophical note today on Jean-Jacques Rousseau (28 June 1712 – 2 July 1778), Genevan philosopher, writer and composer.
Rousseau was famously against property rights. I quote:
Italy, country of my eldest daughter's birth and home to some of my dearest friends, has borne the brunt of Covid-19 tragedies thus far.
As I write this, 812 people have died in the past 24 hours pushing the death toll to 11 591.
There will be much speculation in the years ahead as to why the virus's impact has been so devastating in that country, but put that aside for now.