If the tripartite parties' interests have diverged, then the parties should diverge. Rather give the voters a democratic contestation of issues.
The recommendations of the Farlam commission's evidence leaders are very clear and SAPS would do well to start implementing them right away.
If the police can jump to attention when Senzo Meyiwa gets killed and put its top people on the case, why can't it do that for other crimes?
Their personal independence guarantees the institutional independence of the judiciary so it is worrying when judges breach their own code of conduct.
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown got off on the right foot after her appointment earlier this year.
The disastrous consequences of President Jacob Zuma’s poor and costly leadership and the ANC’s calamitous policy flops are starting to show.
An inquiry would shed light on why Jacob Zuma wants to elbow out Mxolisi Nxasana. Zuma's presidential impartiality cannot be assumed.
The AU should be noting the stalling of the redemocratisation process with concern rather than endorsing actions such as seizing a leader.
The International Criminal Court has been asked to look into cases of alleged crimes in 139 countries, but is investigating fewer than a dozen.
The new Judicial Service Commission is committed to fulfilling its Constitutional obligations and doesn't just go for the most obvious choices.
No one is claiming Lonmin broke any formal rules or acted unlawfully; the issue is a moral one.
Restricting journalists is just one of the ways in which governments try to restrict the rights of their citizenry.
Two presidents seem to drive a nuclear deal as if it is a personal issue, instead of a matter of national importance.
The extraordinary turnover of directors general has systematically weakened government performance and costs a fortune in salaries.
Jacob Zuma's plan for a fleet of nuclear power stations has the potential to impose a burden under which the South African economy could buckle.
While the public protector is not infallible, the way to go about this is to challenge her, not to hurl abuse at her.
In an apparent effort to brush up his reputation among workers, deputy President Ramaphosa is proposing something that already exists.
With Zuma's power waning, we should not be surprised that there's been another purge of the country's top spooks.
Tlakula's successor must be committed to placing the interests of the country ahead of personal or partisan considerations.