Fiona Forde

Fiona Forde works from Parktown South Africa . Writer and Political Risk Analyst

SIU probes graft and corruption in Limpopo

Treasury paves way for unit to begin investigation into evidence unearthed by intervention force.

How Juju’s Mauritius wedding host made his millions

Malema's extravagant host in Mauritius, David Mabilu made his millions by buying land from one arm of government and reselling it to another.

Malema ‘pushed’ for payment for cronies

Julius Malema allegedly pressured staff at Limpopo's department of health to pay out on multimillion-rand contracts.

Juju cut his teeth on tenders at school

This week sees the publication of Fiona Forde's <i>An Inconvenient Youth: Julius Malema and the 'New' ANC</i>. Read an extract here.

Computers disappear from Malema’s firm

Desktop computers and laptops have been removed from the company that is part-owned by ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema.

Polokwane’s landed gentry

Deeds show a few connected politicians benefited from the sale of prestigious municipal property.

Malema Inc: Mechanics of the ‘silent partner’

Insiders and contractors confirm that the practice of negotiating for kickbacks is rife -- and thriving -- at On-Point Engineers

Malema’s granny also part of family trust fund

Julius Malema's grandmother, Sarah Malema, is also a trustee of the Ratanang Family Trust that came to light over the weekend.

Press Releases

Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story

Greening the Future

The awards are a way of encouraging progress and celebrating those who wake up every day and work to make this country a better more sustainable place

Failing to learn the lessons? The impact of Covid-19 on a Broken and Unequal Education System

If the president was serious about fixing basic education, he would appoint his most competent minister with a powerful mandate to start fixing it

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

Massive discounts on hot cloud services are on offer along with special coupons and other privileges, but hurry, supplies are limited!