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Ahmed Timol inquest unravels apartheid cover ups that protected security police
Ahmed Timol inquest unravels apartheid cover ups that protected security police
The second sitting of the inquest into apartheid activist Ahmed Timol's death began at the Pretoria high court on Monday. Witnesses have begun...
Editorial: Hambani kahle, omkhulu
Editorial: Hambani kahle, omkhulu
Ray Phiri’s death is not being mourned in isolation. With him goes jazz musician and teacher to many, Johnny Mekoa.
Present crisis, past ghosts
Present crisis, past ghosts
The inquest into the death of Ahmed Timol, an anti apartheid activist, which began at the South Gauteng High Court reveals old wounds. Timol was...
Israel is an apartheid state. Dump the report, says UN
Israel is an apartheid state. Dump the report, says UN
NEWS ANALYSISWhen the Special Committee against Apartheid was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1962, Western powers...
Big Food raises a big question
Big Food raises a big question
In South Africa’s food value chain, oligopolies exist in almost every link. From seed to store, just a handful of players control much of each...
Absa's apartheid debt, the Broederbond and the British spy
Absa's apartheid debt, the Broederbond and the British spy
COMMENTThat the public protector’s finding on Absa is going to become a terrible political mess is inevitable. And it has been inevitable...
Absa may have to pay back apartheid-era bailout billions
Absa may have to pay back apartheid-era bailout billions
Mega-bank Absa could be forced to pay R2.25‑billion to the fiscus for an unlawful apartheid-era bank bailout if a preliminary report by the public...
South Africa must tackle dominant firms to achieve better wealth distribution
South Africa must tackle dominant firms to achieve better wealth distribution
The focus on “state capture” in South Africa has...
There is still no clarity on probe into Samora Machel's death 30 years ago
There is still no clarity on probe into Samora Machel's death 30 years ago
Investigations into the death of former Mozambican president Samora Machel remain unclear, 30 years after he died in a plane crash.
Illegal Limpopo chrome mining — digging deep for empty promises
Illegal Limpopo chrome mining — digging deep for empty promises
COMMENTFor decades South Africa has been stripped of its minerals, but little has been ploughed back to the people who have lived on these...