Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson's special adviser, Rams Mabote, says press clubs should just be for journalists.
It has been 12 years since the world's leading golfer has been in the line-up at the Nedbank Golf Challenge.
Last week the Africa Cup of Nations kicked off in Luanda. It was thus fitting that hours later a son of the soil lifted the Africa Open golf trophy.
Richard Sterne's fourth-place finish at the Alfred Dunhill Championship last week should spur him to put up a good fight in Paarl this weekend.
Tiger Woods has made it a habit to steal the thunder of the Nedbank Golf Challenge which teed off on Thursday at the Gary Player Country Club.
Rams Mabote: It has been a brief time with the Mail & Guardian but I've enjoyed every moment and the pay cheque too.
When I was a young boy, our elders used to regale us with tales of the legends that lived among them.
The only party that will win my vote is the one that is willing to stand up in public and tell me the truth about itself.
Surely rampant slip-ups in the bedroom by world leaders must count for something among threats to the world economy.
If you're in that deep, you might as well try all the wonderful and effective muti our rich culture has to offer.