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Zimbabwe?s bishops take off the gloves

ZIMBABWE?S Roman Catholic bishops have lashed out at President Robert Mugabe's government, and denounced the 15-month campaign of violence led by liberation war veterans...

Zim?s rule of law ?alive and well?

THE Zimbabwe government has described as "uncorroborated" a report by an international panel of high-ranking lawyers who said that democracy and the rule of...

Yengeni ?summonsed to explain assets?

TONY Yengeni, chief whip of the ANC in Parliament, was apparently six weeks ago ordered by the investigation teams into alleged irregularities in the...

?Let?s make a deal?

THE SA government and pharmaceutical companies have reached agreement over the issue of pricing of Aids drugs, the Swiss Interpharma association was reported as...

SA?s rich should ?ease poverty burden?

PAN Africanist Congress President Dr Stanley Mogoba says a poverty eradication tax is critical for all South Africans to be comfortable, calling poverty a...

ANC ?behaving like thugs?, says Max

PUBLIC threats directed at a journalist is the behaviour expected of thugs in Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party, and not of a spokesman of the...

ANC declares war on ?racist? Max

THE African National Congress has accused prominent journalist Max du Preez of being a racist for saying that President Thabo Mbeki is a womaniser,...

Death bus driver ?pressed accelerator?

THE driver of a bus which crashed in eastern South Africa in September 1999, killing 27 British tourists and a South African tour guide,...

SA?s Khoisan demand their rights

SLAUGHTERED by colonists, ruthlessly oppressed by South Africa's apartheid regime and marginalised under the country's young democracy, South Africa's indigenous people, once derisively known...

Global warming? Not on Bush?s planet

ENVIRONMENTALISTS have reacted with fury and dismay to a White House decision not to back the Kyoto Protocol on global warming - a deal...

Govt ?clueless’ on unemployment levels

SOUTH Africa's largest trade union body, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), has pooh-poohed official statistics which suggest that the unemployment rate...

I do not like pink eggs and ham ?

NAMIBIA?S President Sam Nujoma has called on police to arrest, deport and imprison gays and lesbians, saying homosexual behaviour was not permitted despite the...

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