Sarah Evans is a Mail & Guardian news reporter. She's a recovering musician who became a journalist while interning for the Diamond Fields Advertiser in Kimberley. She spent three years reporting there before completing an internship at the Mail & Guardian Centre for Investigative Journalism (amaBhungane). Her areas of interest include crime, law, governance, and the nexus between business and politics. Her areas of disinterest include skyscrapers.
Frene Ginwala spoke to Sarah Evans about the trials of being an advocate for women at the birth of the new South Africa.
The public protector says she will request a meeting with Jacob Zuma "on the way forward", following the "hysteria"” surrounding the Nkandla matter.
Three arms deal critics have pulled out of the Seriti commission, saying there is evidence to suggest the probe is geared in the state’s favour.
Sarah Evans catches up with the little giant of South Africa's rich jazz heritage a week before the inaugural M&G Friday Festival.
Four courts have agreed the report into the 2002 Zim elections should be made public: the new appeal is yet another delaying tactic.
The party's bid to seek censure for former judge Zak Yacoob, for comments made about President Jacob Zuma's rape trial, appears to have stalled.
Former justice Zak Yacoob says reports on his comments missed his point: that the sexual history of witnesses in rape trials are irrelevant.
As the crisis engulfing the NPA continues, a researcher has argued that the authority needs an independent body to police it.
Expectations will be high as ex-DA MP Raenette Taljaard testifies on whether the House was undermined to ensure there was no probe into the arms deal.
Gauteng is meant to have ruled on whether overalls are appropriate in the halls of power, but the red berets seem happy working outside the house.