Recently, the Dali Lama's Visa application was rejected for a peace conference in 2010. The reason was that he could take the focus off the World Cup 2010. We all know that China screwed us on this one.
Surely, then, the same argument should be used for King Mswati III and Robert Mugabe. With the public outcry to their presence at the Presidential inauguration, surely it would detract from this auspicious occasion, wouldn't it? Or is it just me being difficult?
Jacques de Villiers is a business generator, motivational speaker and writer in South Africa.