Cyril Ramaphosa should not be ruled out just yet, analysts say. (Delwyn Verasamy, M&G)
Ramaphosa’s Rustenburg riddle: He backs out of NUM youth rally
Cyril Ramaphosa should not be ruled out just yet, analysts say. (Delwyn Verasamy, M&G)
Four ANC members confirm veracity of Gupta emails
"​Gwede Mantashe says four ANC members implicated in the leaked Gupta emails have confirmed the authenticity of the mail exchanges."
Secret ballot: Yes, Mbete may - but maybe not
The speaker’s political future hinges on her secret ballot decision in the Zuma no-confidence motion
WTF is the public protector up to?
Surprise follows surprise, flying in the face of established law
Plans to capture ANC conference
Zuma’s cronies aim to use the debates to isolate his enemies



Eid 2017 In South Africa: Here’s What You Need To Know
The Daily Vox team breaks down what Eid is all about and how it’s celebrated in South Africa.


The ball is now squarely in Baleka's court
How she decides on allowing a secret ballot could see the speaker face further legal action


Swapping coal for gas keeps world carbon emissions flat
"Coal use is dropping globally, with a 5.9% reduction last year."


Rights of foreign kids trampled on
Educating undocumented children is a moral and legal imperative that the state must recognise


Taxi owners bled dry by credit costs
Seen as risky, operators have to finance their vehicles at high interest rates and many are battling to stay afloat

M&G Africa

UN cutback plan ‘betrays’ Darfur
Reducing the size of the peacekeeping mission will endanger civilians, say critics of the move


A cautionary tale to young doctors looking to take on medicine’s culture of abuse
In 2016, Yumna Moosa took to social media to rally young doctors against medicine's culture of bullying. Now, she's not sure she'd do it again.


Lions test the waters for the Boks
The British and Irish Lions’ games in New Zealand may show what it takes to beat the All Blacks


Saudi Arabia demands Qatar close Al Jazeera, sever ties with Iran
The Gulf crisis escalated late Thursday, as Kuwait presented Qatar with a 13-point list of demands from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt.

Client Media Releases

Augmented Driving device Navdy available at iStore
MTN SA makes five executive appointments
Travel bots versus TMC

Arts & Culture

Lest we forget: Grand histories are built on personal stories
"I found it very connective and de-isolating, soothing the pain I felt as a child"
On our Lists this week: Biko's Ghost, The Kyle Shepherd Trio and H.E.R.
The Lists are compiled by Friday editor Milisuthando Bongela, arts writer Kwanele Sosibo and sub-editor Refiloe Seiboko
Analysing a film I haven’t seen
The taster for the film opening the Durban Film Festival redefines trailer trash
Children’s theatre festival cradled creativity and encouraged empathy
"Theatre is often a space in which empathetic listening happens, and very often unknowingly"