It is with great sadness that we mourn the passing of Gerald Kraak, a beloved friend, comrade, mentor and supporter of the SA LGBTI movement.
Internet use has come full circle, with anonymity becoming prized after years of personal info being shared online, writes Alistair Fairweather.
The commission's fixation on the separation of powers omits what else makes a good judge.
In this week's letters to the editor, the Judicial Service Commission is the subject of a response.
The country has steadfastly been expanding its influence, but with that come big responsibilities.
An inquiry would shed light on why Jacob Zuma wants to elbow out Mxolisi Nxasana. Zuma's presidential impartiality cannot be assumed.
Mazrui opposed colonialism and the Western exploitation of Africa, but also opposed socialist and Marxist solutions, promoting "African liberalism".
The AU should be noting the stalling of the redemocratisation process with concern rather than endorsing actions such as seizing a leader.
The parties' reactions to land invaders in regions they govern are similar - and equally illegal.
The Constitutional Court didn't provide a test for determining the legality of a proposed measure, which may be due to the limited nature of the case.
African writers must embrace their own tongues lest we drown in an English-dominated world.
Forget freezing eggs – firms should welcome pregnancy as a chance to invest in its staff.
The UN's working group suggests 169 targets for the Sustainable Development Goals. But we have to focus on fewer if the results are to be measurable.
The longer-term approach to ending violence against women and children has to pay attention to the development of our children, writes Catherine Ward.
If Africans are not careful, their predicted future wealth will fall into foreign hands - as has happened in the past, writes Khaya Dlanga.
The M&G's #6Rand challenge has elicited some varied reactions. Haji Mohamed Dawjee responds to some of the more, uh, interesting, misunderstandings.
From knowing corruption is a "Western paradigm" to abhorring dogs and gay people: welcome to Jacob Zuma's idea of what it means to be an African.
Terry Crawford-Browne’s evidence to the Seriti commission is likely to feed into the assumption that he dreamt up his claims, writes Sarah Evans.
African countries need to work together to build economic growth with social inclusion and public accountability, writes Jay Naidoo.