African Peer Review Mechanism

A peek into SA’s foreign policy black box

South Africa’s foreign policy performance, over its first quarter-century democratic governance, is put under the spotlight

Transformative leadership and its implementation in Africa

Representation and transformation are important issues for the APRM to implement

What is the African Peer Review Mechanism and its role in Africa’s development?

It is aimed at improving governance on the continent, and to find 'African solutions to African problems'

The first assessment of African governance by Africans

The state of governance in Africa has improved, with strong gains made in socioeconomic development

African Governance Report: Recommendations

There are still serious challenges to development that the continent faces

African Governance Report: Highlights

Good governance and respect for human rights is crucial for economic development

Is African peer review losing momentum?

Kenyan president calls for plans to "rejuventate" the African Peer Review Mechanism.

Padayachie was ‘a committed patriot’

Roy Padayachie was a committed patriot who died in the service of his country, deputy minister of public service and administration said on Saturday.

Public Service Minister Roy Padayachie dies

Minister of Public Service and Administration Roy Padayachie has died in Ethiopia, government spokesperson Jimmy Manyi said on Saturday.

Mbete appointed to African Peer Review Mechanism panel

Former deputy president Baleka Mbete has been unanimously voted on to to the African Union's African Peer Review Mechanism panel.

Govt ‘not doing enough to address xenophobia’

The government is in denial about xenophobia, says an independent peer-review report released on Tuesday.

SA failed to protect foreigners

Despite years of warning signs, there were no plans in place to stem xenophobic violence.

Latest

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it