Bobby Godsell and James Motlatsi come from different ghettos, but have reached out for the sake of common interests – Anglo mines and job opportunities. And now they share enough values to build a new nation. It’s everyone’s own choice, writes JP Landman.
Things are far from rosy in Katlehong. Jobs are scarce, HIV/Aids is a serious problem, crime continues to bedevil us and the local council could do better. But things are changing and, what’s more, they seem to be changing for the better. Even a native foreigner like me can see that, writes Jacob Dlamini.