Moammar Gadaffi

The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession

From retirements to coups d’etat, presidential term limits and opposition candidates winning elections, democracy appears to be making progress

Libya’s rulers to bury the hatchet with Gaddafi’s army

Libya's new rulers have said that they are ready to forgive the forces of slain dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

Liberation party planned for Libya

Libya's new leaders will declare liberation on Sunday in a move that will start the clock for elections after months of bloodshed.

What Saif al-Islam Gaddafi’s bad art says about him

In some cases the readiness to inflict one's dearth of artistic talent on a helpless world may be a sign of far worse things to come.

Libyan rebel chief predicts end for Gaddafi

Libyan rebel chief Mustafa Abdel Jalil says "the end is very near" for Moammar Gadaffi and that it will be "catastrophic".

Libya rebels enter strategic town near Tripoli

Rebels have hoisted their flag in a strategic town near Tripoli after the most dramatic advance in months, cutting off important routes.

Deadly stand-off between Libyan troops and insurgents

Libyan government forces and rebels have clashed around the western town of Zawiyah as insurgents try to push ever closer to Tripoli.

Gadaffi regime battered from all sides

An imprisoned Libyan army colonel says Moammar Gadaffi's regime is riddled with divisions and is in the process of collapse.

Rebels’ post-Gaddafi plan: keep the infrastructure

A rebel blueprint for a post-Gaddafi Libya would retain much of the regime's infrastructure in the hope of averting an Iraq-style descent into chaos.

China meets Libya rebels in latest blow to Gaddafi

China made its first confirmed contact with Libyan rebels in the latest setback for Gaddafi, while France has been trying to persuade him to leave.

Armed Westerners spotted on ground in Libya

Westerners have been filmed in central Libya in the first apparent confirmation that Nato has sent ­military advisers to train anti-government forces.

Warrant a stumbling block in Libya solution, officials say

President Jacob Zuma's report to the AU about his visit to Libya will highlight the arrest warrant issued by the ICC.

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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

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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

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Conferences connect people to ideas

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