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Lucas Ledwaba

Lucas Ledwaba

    Limpopo: 320 000 houses built and counting
    Limpopo: 320 000 houses built and counting
    Limpopo is a province under construction, literally. And this is about to escalate even further.
    Restoring the pride and efficiency of Limpopo's royals
    Restoring the pride and efficiency of Limpopo's royals
    When the colonial forces invaded Limpopo province in the 1800s in a quest to loot and occupy the fertile lands and valleys by force, they were met...
    Seeking ways to harmonise magoši and government
    Seeking ways to harmonise magoši and government
    The winds of change that swept through the country in 1994 brought about changes, but they also seemed to interfere with the role and powers of...
    Football’s changing of the guard
    Football’s changing of the guard
    History doesn’t win matches. It certainly doesn’t win titles. But the Soweto giants seem to have forgotten this, ushering in an era in which...
    Cape Town City could pull off a 'Leicester'
    Cape Town City could pull off a 'Leicester'
    Telkom Knockout champions Cape Town City would be forgiven if they did not have a trophy cabinet waiting in their Cape Town offices before their...
    Where people live and play matters
    Where people live and play matters
    There was once a common, somewhat derogatory term used to define people who came from the rural areas in the Bantustan homelands: "those who came...
    ​VTSDs: Small business is the way to big things
    ​VTSDs: Small business is the way to big things
    The beer you down this festive season may be made from maize produced by the hands of small businesswomen operating from villages, townships and...
    Mineral wealth for communities' good
    Mineral wealth for communities' good
    The landscape of what is now Bokone Bophirima province was once a farmer’s haven where mielie fields stretched as far as the eye can see on a...
    Access to information is a vital key to development
    Access to information is a vital key to development
    The inconvenience of visiting a website and finding it long overdue for an update is the daily reality faced by many people in business, media,...
    ​It’s Sundowns’ time to shine
    ​It’s Sundowns’ time to shine
    The biblical Lazarus would surely not have minded another brief resurrection just to share in the euphoria that erupted in the wake of Mamelodi...
    ​AIDC - wheeling South Africa’s economy
    ​AIDC - wheeling South Africa’s economy
    While the majority of industries are uncertain about the impact the global economic outlook might have on their operations, car manufacturers are...
    Time to turn tide on Africa's intra-continental trade
    Time to turn tide on Africa's intra-continental trade
    There is a maxim that says Africa is not for sissies. This is unfortunately the harsh reality, especially for business people involved in cross-border trade on a continent faced with serious challenges, including a dire lack of infrastructure exacerbated by miles of bureaucratic red...