Steering column


Steering Column

Our regular columns and sections are all contributions from leading industry figures.

September 21, 2020

A legend steps down

A legend steps down September 21, 2020 After 17 years with FOCUS, Vic Oliver has decided to hang up his writing hat. It is...

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August 15, 2020

Drivers are trucking Covid to Botswana – really?

Drivers are trucking Covid to Botswana – really? August 15, 2020 Truck drivers are the arch-enemy of the people of Botswana right now. Because,...

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July 9, 2020

A bloodbath is looming!

A bloodbath is looming! July 9, 2020 If certain individuals have their way, lots of truck drivers will be murdered this month Recently, we...

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May 28, 2020

Hail our unsung heroes

The past months have been traumatic for us all. But, for some people, doing their jobs during the pandemic has meant potential infection –...

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March 30, 2020

If we fail, our country dies

As I write this story, there are 230 051 confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide and 9 388 deaths. South Africa’s infection rate – at 150 – still...

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March 6, 2020

The only constant in life is change

If there is one expression that applies to UD Trucks, it is this: the only constant in life is change The jury is out...

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