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Mark Swilling
How Eskom is fuelling South Africa’s economic crisis
How Eskom is fuelling South Africa’s economic crisis
South Africa’s state power utility Eskom is one of the biggest challenges facing the country. Mess up Eskom, and you mess up the country. And it...
Zondo commission awaits a star witness — Jacob Zuma
Zondo commission awaits a star witness — Jacob Zuma
It’s been almost a year since the judicial commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture began to hear testimony. Also known as the Zondo commission, it is headed by Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo,
The civil society resistance to state capture
The civil society resistance to state capture
For a long time there was very little organised opposition to these events, but the South African media had largely managed to fend off moves to...
Global change: Delivering on Earth's promise
Global change: Delivering on Earth's promise
'Life has been around for 3.5-billion years and we have been around for 200 000. As we have become a force of nature, so has the extinction...