It is not just only the dozens of medical staff leaving the country to find happiness and new beginnings somewhere else, as statistics show that more and more whites are leaving the South-Africa.
Among the main reasons being stated are the never-ending corruption, the persistent violence that becomes unsustainable, and the unemployment rate that forces people to find a home elsewhere.
One family leaving the country told Die Vryburger that there was nothing left in the country to keep them here. Their decision was based unemployment, ongoing violence and criminal practices of the ANC-regime.
Disappointment on disappointment made another couple decide to leave the country rather than sit and crawl in their homeland because they are white and do not get a job for which they are well qualified.
Teachers, advocates, lawyers, engineers, nurses and doctors are among those who pack up and go in search for a country where the unemployment rate is less than 4% and where they are receive open arms.
In the past 10 years, about 100,000 people in the 21 to 45 age group have left the country not to return.
Read the original article in Afrikaans on Die Vryburger
This report does not necessarily reflects the opinion of SAFFA