Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo
2 minute read
14 May 2020
6:20 am

Strong maintenance courts needed now more than ever

Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo

How can someone think it is okay to send R750, meanwhile they park a sleek German car while they pay exorbitant amounts of money for rent in Midrand?

Armchair critics cannot ignore the efforts of the government in flattening the Covid-19 curve. We all have our jokes and sometimes uncalled-for critique of the handling of the national disaster. We all know better... In fact, we have now graduated in the social media School of Political, Economics and Social Reform – ladies and gentlemen, we are the alumni of the School of Better Governance. And some alumni lament some lockdown measures – not because they disagree, but because they are the collateral damage of the cracks not planned for. Take single parents who remain heavily reliant on the maintenance...