Analysis

Africa must integrate in age of  Trump
Africa must integrate in age of  Trump
Friday marks the beginning of a new era in world history – and not just because of Donald Trump. It was going to happen anyway: the...
It’s East vs West Africa in battle for AU chair
It’s East vs West Africa in battle for AU chair
The 28th ordinary session of the African Union, which will take place on January 30 and 31 with the theme “Harnessing the demographic dividend...
Oliphant in the room: How is she different to Penny Sparrow?
Oliphant in the room: How is she different to Penny Sparrow?
So it would appear that your mother is “a whore of the town” if you said that Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini is a drunkard...
Why junk status still hangs over South Africa
Why junk status still hangs over South Africa
Although South Africa avoided a...
Five important findings from the leaked SABC report
Five important findings from the leaked SABC report
The SABC has engaged in illegal conduct and entered into unscrupulous deals, according to a leaked preliminary report by the parliamentary...
Absa's apartheid debt, the Broederbond and the British spy
Absa's apartheid debt, the Broederbond and the British spy
COMMENTThat the public protector’s finding on Absa is going to become a terrible political mess is inevitable. And it has been inevitable...
​A single woman counts the cost of having a baby
​A single woman counts the cost of having a baby
WOMEN’S RIGHTSConnie, 29, was expecting her second child. She was on the radio, asking for advice on how to invest her R5 000. She did...
Ramaphosa steps up to the plate ... at last
Ramaphosa steps up to the plate ... at last
Talk time is over. We want action and action man Jacob Zuma is going to make sure that this country moves forward right now … our Mr Action...
The political theology of Jacob Zuma
The political theology of Jacob Zuma
President Jacob Zuma kicked off the new year by declaring that God was on the side of the ANC. Speaking ahead of the ANC’s 105th birthday...
South African universities won't change unless mindsets start to shift
South African universities won't change unless mindsets start to shift
The start of the academic year is looming in South Africa. The student protests that rocked most...
South Africa has work to do to make government more accountable
South Africa has work to do to make government more accountable
The South African government completed its term as lead-chair of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) in December 2016. The partnership is an...
South Africa can't compete globally without fixing its attitude to maths
South Africa can't compete globally without fixing its attitude to maths
South Africa is not producing enough school leavers who are competent in maths and science. This is a fact borne out by international assessments...

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