In 2022, Ben Gaunt, who led a team who transformed Zithulele Hospital in the Eastern Cape from a struggling public health facility into a poster child of excellence, resigned. The drama that followed the appointment of a controversial chief executive was well publicised.
Tlaleng Mofokeng is a doctor, sexual and reproductive health and rights activist, and the United Nations special rapporteur on the right to health
Anne von Gottberg and Cheryl Cohen are two of SA’s foremost scientists on Covid-19. The powerful duo also love family time with their three kids
Boitumelo Semete-Makokotlela leads the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (Sahpra) — a public entity few people knew about until the Covid-19 pandemic hit
Sean Christie recalls a 2011 interview with new Zambian Interim President Guy Scott, a self-proclaimed do-gooder.
For some in the mountain kingdom, water is a curse that has washed away any chance of a good life.
Twenty years ago, 62 pupils at Ariel School said they saw an alien spaceship. It’s still regarded as one of the most compelling events in UFO history.
After meeting a Tanzanian stowaway, Sean Christie gets caught up in a hair-raising heroin run from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town.
The country’s stock exchange is finally going to be automated, but that is no hedge against the uncertainty.
How Cape Town – with its "French Alps of wind" – became the hottest kite surfing destination in the world. Again.