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Editorial

Editorial

    Editorial: Eskom is still lying to us
    Editorial: Eskom is still lying to us
    The lasting damage done by state capture is seldom so well illustrated.
    Editorial: Beware deputy top cop's fascism
    Editorial: Beware deputy top cop's fascism
    In mature democracies, a period of disorder is usually followed by the “law and order” party’s victory at the polls. Politicians promise a...
    Editorial: Hambani kahle, omkhulu
    Editorial: Hambani kahle, omkhulu
    Ray Phiri’s death is not being mourned in isolation. With him goes jazz musician and teacher to many, Johnny Mekoa.
    Editorial: Protect us from our protector
    Editorial: Protect us from our protector
    In the last period of her term, former public protector Thuli Madonsela – fresh from magnificent victory over a sitting president in the Nkandla...
    Editorial: Good press, here's a bone
    Editorial: Good press, here's a bone
    The media quarantine at the ANC policy conference was highly successful in achieving its apparent aims.
    Editorial: Doors of learning may yet open
    Editorial: Doors of learning may yet open
    If one serious policy direction emerges from the ANC’s generally limp policy conference this past week, it is the resolution to provide free...
    Editorial: Dance derails true governance
    Editorial: Dance derails true governance
    South African politicians are doing ever more dancing on one leg.
    Editorial: Guptas expose a weak state
    Editorial: Guptas expose a weak state
    Lieutenants of the Gupta family are known to defend themselves vociferously against any wrongdoing, insisting that leaked emails have failed to show...
    Editorial: A capable, caring state is our right
    Editorial: A capable, caring state is our right
    This week, auditor general Kimi Makwetu released his annual report on government expenditure for the 2015-2016 financial year. It makes for...
    Editorial: Now get tough on Zambia
    Editorial: Now get tough on Zambia
    In the aftermath of its third election in five years, things were tense in Lesotho. Although opposition leader Thomas Thabane and his All Basotho...
    Editorial: Finally, Zuma pushback digs in
    Editorial: Finally, Zuma pushback digs in
    Luthuli House at last seems to be pushing back against the Jacob Zuma project – not fighting back, exactly, but certainly making moves. They...
    Editorial: The stink is killing us
    Editorial: The stink is killing us
    The rotten stench of corruption now contaminates everyone and everything associated with the person of President Jacob Zuma, including parts of...