He sure has staying power, that Ivo Vegter, the Daily Maverick’s go-to columnist on all things environmental. Ivo rades in controversy, as in jirre, that oke only likes to cause kak, hey.
Since way back he's had it in for the blerrie greenies and the blerrie commies. Find the biggest, gnarliest corporate interest you can think of and Ivo's gonna be out there on a long and perilous limb, agitating for it. Among his recent causes are mega agribusiness and fossil fuels like natural gas, as in fracking up the Karoo: Ivo's new greenie-bashing book Extreme Environment has three chapters promoting it.