Albie Sachs

AU pushes the frontiers of transitional justice

Now these important policy developments must be implemented

Struggle lawyer led the charge

Michael Richman’s career was closely linked with those who suffered the injustices of apartheid

Court order could bankrupt South African History Archive

Protecting and preserving historical records has been the cornerstone of SAHA’s work. But after a cost order, they could be out of business.

Don’t wait for a beautiful leader South Africa, rather rely on the Constitution

The Constitution is SA’s greatest tribute to the people who died in the struggle for liberation, writes former Constitutional Court judge Albie Sachs.

Visionary Tambo shaped our new SA

He had the vision and the conviction that a Bill of Rights was the right way to go

Albie Sachs: Free housing, food and education were not promised in the Constitution

The retired Constitutional Court judge praised the Fees Must Fall movement for raising important issues, but cautioned against the use of violence.

Where art and activism merge

A monograph on the work of artist Sue Williamson coincides with a new show at Cape Town’s Goodman Gallery.

Art collecting with Albie Sachs

Former Constitutional Court justice Albie Sachs is bound to art and politics by love and lineage. He chats about this and his years of art collecting.

SA: It’s not all that bad, says Albie Sachs

South Africa has a strong judiciary, former Constitutional Court judge Albie Sachs said on Wednesday.

Albie Sachs gets behind Barefoot Against Poverty

Albie Sachs goes Barefoot Against Poverty in a campaign that aims to create greater awareness of poverty and division in South Africa.

The law of discovery and intuition

Albie Sachs celebrates the achievements of the Constitutional Court, but provides little critical reflection.

Sachs breaks silence on Goldstone fracas

The barring of Judge Richard Goldstone from his grandson's bar mitzvah was profoundly sad, said former Constitutional Court judge Albie Sachs.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income