Mcebisi Ndletyana
Mcebisi Ndletyana is a professor of political science at the University of Johannesburg and co-author of a forthcoming book on the centenary history of Fort Hare University.
EFF, DA fracas encapsulates the true state of our nation
/ 12 February 2023

EFF, DA fracas encapsulates the true state of our nation

The opposition, insatiably desperate for attention, are as much to blame for our faulty system as those who drive it

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You can’t ace politics using cheap populism, Magashule
/ 5 February 2023

You can’t ace politics using cheap populism, Magashule

Former Free State premier Ace Magashule used Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legacy to prop himself up but it was all public relations, with no substance

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Power play: The energy conundrum facing South Africa — and the world
/ 29 January 2023

Power play: The energy conundrum facing South Africa — and the world

Must we choose between short-term well-being and long-term environmental damage?

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Eskom sacrificed for other social needs and ideological hang-ups
/ 22 January 2023

Eskom sacrificed for other social needs and ideological hang-ups

The government was advised by Eskom executives to invest in infrastructure to replace old power plants and to meet increased demand

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Will Mangaung mark the birth, decay and death of the ANC?
/ 16 January 2023

Will Mangaung mark the birth, decay and death of the ANC?

The party needs to be more than restored, it needs to be rebuilt and repurposed, with the the party’s youth prepared for a transformative role in society based on good ethics

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Wake up, Ramaphosa, there is a political war on
/ 11 December 2022

Wake up, Ramaphosa, there is a political war on

The president cannot rely on ANC MPs in the National Assembly to vote against initiating an impeachment process

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The independent panel’s Ramaphosa impeachment report is riddled with loopholes
/ 4 December 2022

The independent panel’s Ramaphosa impeachment report is riddled with loopholes

A judicial review will hopefully unearth all the relevant facts because there are many crucial questions that remain unanswered

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