Durban or bust…

Defenders of the Myth entertain me in so many ways, that it is sometimes hard to decide which is their most amusing feature. Could it be their complete and utter ignorance of South African history? Maybe it’s the way they will argue that black is...

Looted Gold – book review

I am sure that we have all met someone who ‘knows’ the Kruger Millions are buried on his grandad’s farm… and will regale you with the story every time he has had a few drinks. The tale is ‘supported’ by things a farm worker told his father 80...

Putin and Kruger

It always amazes me that there are still those who fervently believe that poor old, misunderstood, Kruger was ‘forced’ to invade, annex and thoroughly loot British territory. Needless to say, they then have to perform outrageously amusing mental...