Comments by Patrick O’Leary

Aug

Talk to us Mr Minister

2011-08-01 21:15
Patrick O'Leary - Publisher/Managing Editor

Phew! I wonder whether Transport Minister S’bu Ndebele expected the avalanche of opposition from all quarters to his statement , widely reported in the media – that he was to ask Cabinet to reduce the top speed limit on South

Jun

A Call to Action

2011-06-01 21:15
Patrick O'Leary - Publisher/Managing Editor

In this edition, we bring you feedback on our Brake & Tyre Watch project held in Bloemfontein – and it’s not good news. Of the 26 trucks taken off the road for testing, 22 were served with Discontinuation of Service

Apr

I’m confused. Where is the priority?

2011-04-01 21:15
Patrick O'Leary - Publisher/Managing Editor

While the Government has already implemented a carbon tax on new motor cars, it is only a matter of time before they impose a similar tax on trucks. However, I’m confused for I see a lot of dirty smoke rising

Mar

Are you Japan or Libya?

2011-03-01 21:15
Patrick O'Leary - Publisher/Managing Editor

Watching international and local events unfold over the past weeks, two scenarios have being playing over constantly in my mind. The one is self-inflicted pain and suffering and the other non self-inflicted pain and suffering. There is no doubt that