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Recommendations for a nation in crisis

South Africa lacks rigorous implementation of its many, well-designed policies and plans

Where is civil society when you need it?

Polarisation is defining society; we need honest conversations and bridges built amid differences

Disintegrating state capacity is a betrayal of democracy

South Africa is repeatedly failing to live up to its declared policies because of corruption, ineptitude and political patronage

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Mboweni says no more Zondo funding as court extends commission’s lifespan

The finance minister suggests money should be found from the cash-strapped justice department

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