For the record, we wish to make it clear once more that we hold no brief for the African National Congress, its president, Jacob Zuma or any of the ANC allies. Therefore our editorial comment is based on a mere observation of interest.
The launch over the past weekend in Hammanskraal of the first sports Lekgotla since 2012 ( held in Matlosana) has once again come-up with a host of promises from especially North West Premier, Supra Mahumapelo, MEC for education, recreation and sports development, Sello Lehari and officials from his administration.
Had David Mahlobe been an ordinary member of the South African citizenry, his comments about South Africa been under siege from some dark forces whose agenda was to undermine the SA government, abusing the judiciary and the media among other institutions to achieve their own aims, very few people, if any, would have taken note of his remarks.
As long as foreign nationals gain entry into South Africa illegally and as long as these foreign national s bring drugs into this country, they will always be regarded as criminals and people contributing to the rise of criminal activities in Mzansi.
When he delivers his state of the province address in Taung tomorrow, North West Premier, Supra Mahumapelo will among others be expected to explain clearly the ongoing saga around the ANC’s decision in the province to have appointed the controversial Brian Molefe as a member of the National Assembly representing the North West.