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Loyalty is the secret to  ‘the untouchables’

Dlamini’s case proves again that the president will protect his closest allies no matter what.

​ANC enslaved by struggle habits

South Africa’s citizenry is not the blank slate the ANC wants it to be — and they need to accept that.

​The ANC’s post-election behaviour will signal whether our democracy has matured

So far it has dealt with its losses with propaganda, delegitimising dissent, threatening revolts in co-operative councils and, worse, killings.

Wonderboy mockumentary on the ANC: ‘I don’t know what will happen when JZ sees this’

A new mockumentary featuring SA’s top comic talents is awash with cheeky shots stolen at ANC rallies and even a few choice political cameos.

‘No more’ – key ANC members turn on Zuma

An ANC renaissance hinges on the power struggle between President Jacob Zuma and the Pravin Gordhan-Gwede Mantashe-led faction of the ANC.

Letters to the editor: December 4 to 8 2015

Readers write in about coloured people's position, breaking the ANC's leadership spelle, and the independent press.

Face up to chommies who bloat local councils

Our politicians often bombard us with fashionable new lines about how they intend tackling corruption, crime, et cetera...

ANC backlash against the left

The Cosatu / SACP tail is wagging the dog, senior officials complain. Matuma Letsoalo and Rapule Tabane report.

Putting paid to political debt

Is this President Jacob Zuma's dream team? Among the five advisers he appointed this week are two failed former Cabinet ministers and an ANC loyalist.

Yesterday’s showman

Mandy Rossouw thinks that, despite all his sterling work in the past, Pieter Dirk-Uys should retire and enjoy the spoils of apartheid.

‘Cope might one day win elections’

Saki Macozoma chronicles his journey out of the ANC into the Congress of the People. Mandy Rossouw reports

Rescue Reddy’s cash cures

Vivian Reddy says it's in his nature to help struggle vets. His detractors say he is also a serial pledger to communities and charities.

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Hope grows on Durban beachfront

Ten homeless men who turned a vacant lot into an organic vegetable garden are now reaping the rewards of their toil

Zuma maintains his true colours at Zondo commission

The former president’s escapades at the commission of inquiry into state capture are a far cry from Nelson Mandela’s response when summonsed to testify in the high court

Shadow of eviction looms over farm dwellers

In part two of a series on the lives of farm dwellers, Tshepiso Mabula ka Ndongeni finds a community haunted by the scourge of eviction

Press Releases

Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story

Greening the Future

The awards are a way of encouraging progress and celebrating those who wake up every day and work to make this country a better more sustainable place

Failing to learn the lessons? The impact of Covid-19 on a Broken and Unequal Education System

If the president was serious about fixing basic education, he would appoint his most competent minister with a powerful mandate to start fixing it

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

Massive discounts on hot cloud services are on offer along with special coupons and other privileges, but hurry, supplies are limited!