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Zuma’s corrosive legacy is self-inflicted

He worked his way up from poverty and imprisonment to become the country’s leader but he will be remembered for a presidency that hurt the people

Zuma: From unifier to divider

Daddy’s decade has seen resolutions gather dust and the party left in tatters

SA’s democratic foundations shaken

There is a more dangerous reality here that we all have to take extremely seriously.

Unlike Trevor Manuel, Pravin Gordhan cannot retire

The thanks Pravin Gordhan gets for his loyalty is a spit in the face from Zuma, in the form of the fraud charges against him.

Maharaj dismisses alleged involvement in spy tape collusion

Presidency Spokesperson Mac Maharaj rebuffs Mzi Khumalo's claims on the spy tapes as 'wild speculation'.

Polokwane decisions yield a mixed bag of results

The ANC took resolutions at its Polokwane conference in 2007 to enhance both the party's and the government's service delivery.

Editorial: Feel it. The day of reckoning is here

The Polokwane conference taught us what we thought were the physics of the 21st-century ANC.

Jacob Zuma is confident of his innocence

Floyd Shivambu's call for charges to be reinstated against Jacob Zuma smacks of opportunism, says the Young Communist League's <b>Buti Manamela</b>.

Zuma is playing a dangerous game

President Jacob Zuma's urge to curtail the courts' powers could have disastrous consequences

Mbeki’s burden will be Zuma’s too

Wiith Mbeki's persona no longer clouding the issue, Zuma will still have to answer the question: How much consultation is enough consultation?

The infantilisation of politics

Julius Malema's rhetoric is mere flatulence unleashed across the land.

A legacy under threat

Mandela is 90. But the celebration of a life of leadership, service and generosity is mixed with the sour taste of a legacy being polluted.

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