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Marion Edmunds

Marion Edmunds

    Can Cape Town survive another change of guard?
    Can Cape Town survive another change of guard?
    Another regime change and the Cape Town city administration will collapse: that is the judgement of many people who work there. Off the record,...
    What is Cape Town, and who does it belong to?
    What is Cape Town, and who does it belong to?
    Cape Town is a contested city. Factions want to impose an identity on it. On the one hand, it is romanticised as the Mother City -- a place...
    Procurement becomes a political football
    Procurement becomes a political football
    Could it be that the African National Congress's (ANC) scramble to reassert itself in Cape Town is because the spotlight is now trained on its...
    Army faces law over HIV sacking
    Army faces law over HIV sacking
    A legal battle looms between the army and four South Africans who claim they have been shut out of the military because they tested HIV-positive....
    High cost caps use of female condom
    High cost caps use of female condom
    It's bigger and uglier than its male counterpart. Sometimes it even makes a noise. But many South African women who have used it say they prefer...
    Winnie puts in strong run for top post
    Winnie puts in strong run for top post
    Winnie Madikizela-Mandelas bid for the deputy presidency of the African National Congress has rattled senior party leaders who fear she may emerge...
    Armscor in search of Madiba magic
    Armscor in search of Madiba magic
    Arms industry sources say that President Nelson Mandela would, naturally, be a powerful salesman of South African armaments and technology in...
    ANC scores high in the Constitution
    ANC scores high in the Constitution
    'Hand in hand, to a brighter future' -- Nelson Mandela at the Constitutional Assembly, May 8 1996.
    Mandela unlikely to sue former warder
    Mandela unlikely to sue former warder
    IT is highly unlikely that President Nelson Mandela will sue his former prison warder, James Gregory, for breach of copyright, following the...