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‘Ngibambeni, ngibambeni bomama!’ Refiguring Princess Magogo

The official historiography of Princess Magogo misses the nuances and influences of the many women in her life

Right of Reply: M&G chose ‘good story’ over truth — Buthelezi

Mangosuthu Buthelezi says the Ingonyama Trust was not created in a secret deal to ensure his participation in the 1994 election

De Klerk’s paradoxical presence

Although leaders of the reconciliation era accept South Africa's last white president, younger politicians are not as forgiving

2019: The ones who left us

From Uyinene Mrwetyana, Oliver Mtukudzi to Xolani Gwala, Mail & Guardian remembers those who have passed on

Leader’s principal aim to build IFP

Gravitas: Velenkosini Hlabisa brings his experience to his new post as leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party.

Leader’s principal aim to build IFP

The new president wants to expand support beyond KwaZulu-Natal

Buthelezi’s succession sparks democracy debate

The IFP's constitution provides that the nomination of national office bearers be approved by the branches. This was not done for its new president

Inkatha Freedom Party disputes M&G Ingonyama report

The IFP responds to the Mail & Guardian about an article it published in its August 8 to 15 edition on the establishment of the Ingonyama Trust

‘His Excellency’  bows out of the House

The nonagenarian MP is finally calling it a day and putting his faith in the precocious IFP caucus

Sars makes my Monday

Since Tom's 'decommissioning' things at the revenue service are looking up

Remembering the moment that SA soldiers marched into Lesotho

Christopher Williams reflects on Nelson Mandela’s nuanced views on the use of armed force

Letters to the Editor: July 13 to 19

Our readers write in about the Mail & Guardian's bias and a writer's attack on his 'favourite whipping boy'

Editorial: Beware unholy KZN pact

'We shudder to think what could happen should two KwaZulu-Natal powerhouses, the king and the former president — both under threat — come together'

Battered by the flu … and Shenge

As the wind threatens his feathered headdress, Buthelezi is talking like it’s 1993. I’d far rather be sick in bed, thank you

Musician Mbuso Khoza on Princess Magogo and neutered patriarchy

Singer and composer Mbuso Khoza discusses how her royal highness who was both a performer and philosopher influenced him

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