An evidence marker sits next to a 9mm Luger handgun after a gunfight f the 'Boston marathons bombers' with police on March 24, 2015. (US Attorney's Office)
Big drop in cop killings, but SA still relatively dangerous for cops
An evidence marker sits next to a 9mm Luger handgun after a gunfight f the 'Boston marathons bombers' with police on March 24, 2015. (US Attorney's Office)
Ruling party morality will shape ANC Gauteng’s 2019 outcome – Mashatile
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Nigeria's children tied up in a marriage knot
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National

Big drop in cop killings, but SA still relatively dangerous for cops
SA remains a relatively dangerous country in which to serve as a police officer, despite a 52% drop in the rate of cop killings over the past decade.

Politics

Molefe won't get to duck DA and EFF as he fights for his job
Former Eskom chief executive Brian Molefe on Tuesday lost his bid to have the DA and EFF excluded from his Labour Court case to get his job back.

Environment

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

Education

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

Business

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

Without aid, who will pay for African healthcare?
Somehow, African countries are going to have to start footing their own medical bills.

Bhekisisa

Nigeria's children tied up in a marriage knot
Poverty, traditions and no education means laws will do little to end the practice of child brides.

Sport

Embrace the enemy: Video technology has a place in the beautiful game
It’s comforting that Fifa has finally woken up and is making a greater effort to keep up with advancing technology.

World

Helicopter launches grenade attacks on Venezuela Supreme Court
Venezuela's army has been put on alert after four grenades were hurled at the Supreme Court from a helicopter

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Arts & Culture

'Bring back what was once mine'
How racial prejudice, a controversy and the outcome of a Boko Haram kidnapping all coincided ‘positively’ with Nigeria’s presentation at the Biennale
There's more to Bermuda than shorts
The tiny island surrounded by a turquoise Atlantic offers pink beaches, a mix of British and American culture and needs many US dollars.
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