Kwanele Sosibo studied journalism at Durban's ML Sultan Technikon before working at Independent Newspapers from 2000 to 2003. In 2005, he joined the Mail & Guardian's internship programme, and later worked as a reporter at the paper between 2006 and 2008 before working as a researcher. He was the inaugural Eugene Saldanha Fellow in 2011.
Youth in Tembisa are politically active, but may not turn out to vote – not from apathy, but in protest.
In many cases, the lack of basic services comes down to government's poor management of money.
A little blog out of New York called Africa is a Country has become a loud voice for the continent, whether it likes it or not.
Despite it representing a consolidation of its policies, the EFF's election manifesto, launched over the weekend, has shown a few inconstencies.
The Economic Freedom Fighters launched its election manifesto in Thembisa at an event marked by heavy flirting with other left-wing organisations.
Muntu Vilakazi shoots from the hip for his debut exhibition that focuses on people enjoying good times in the townships of the East Rand.
The Waterkloof Four murdered a homeless man, and now they're being welcomed back to the braai.
Police commissioner Riah Phiyega has defended the actions of under-siege police as new killings rock the troubled village of Kubjana near Relela.
Key players in the 2012 strikes that pushed Amcu into the foreground have expressed serious misgvings about the current strike.
Amcu will face its biggest hurdle yet as strikes in the platinum and gold industry reveal wide divisions within the union.