Fly the flag for our existing heritage sites — remember those?
Many tourist attractions in this country could use some of that R22m for restorations
The national discourse in SA has been dominated by the announcement by sports, arts and culture minister Nathi Mthethwa that his department intended to erect a R22m flag at Freedom Park, the premier heritage site in the country.
South Africans, including opposition parties and several stakeholders, voiced their opposition to the project.
The reaction by South Africans was not surprising when the cost of living is throttling livelihoods in an economy that only produces declining fortunes and no jobs...