This is my country.
This is the poverty, the violence, the gravy train oiled with the blood of the poor.
Maybe watch? Pay particular attention to part three – Zuma is one of the most frightening choices for a country leader. This is a man who wrote and promoted a song about killing Indians (for those who don’t know – there is a lot of racial anger between black and Indian communities in SA). Why do I want to leave South Africa, because I believe that things will only get worse under this man’s rule, and I don’t want to be around to find out how much worse.
The Slave and I want to be out before 2010. The cost of that is astronomical, but at least we have a small window of hope in that for now The Slave can still apply for a UK ancestral visa. Most of our fellow countrymen are doomed to stay as SA turns into the next Zimbabwe.