Editorial staff
2 minute read
8 Jun 2022
4:31 am

Give tax breaks for helping government

Editorial staff

Why should we have to pay twice, while our money gets grabbed by the looters in the ANC government?

Discovery and Dialdirect's Pothole Patrol team (L) Hector Nkambule and Jan Makwela fix a pothole along 4th De Laan and 4th Avenue at Parktown North in Johannesburg, 7 June 2022. City of Johannesburg, Dialdirect Insurance and Discovery Insurance decided to partner up and fix the potholes in the city. Picture: Nigel Sibanda

In modern-day South Africa, it is becoming more and more accurate to say that if you want something done – in terms of services which the government or municipalities should provide – you should do it yourself. That is why it is gratifying to see that potholes are being taken care of in a multiparty cooperative effort between the City of Joburg, Discovery and DialDirect. Gratifying because potholes are one of the biggest headaches for car owners and drivers … and because without the intervention of the private sector, the wealthiest city in this country would look like just another...