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#ZumaMustGoNow march delayed after alleged threats
#ZumaMustGoNow march delayed after alleged threats
A march to Union Buildings to call for President Jacob Zuma’s resignation was delayed on Monday after organisers say they were threatened by a...
Kenya and the politics of provocation
Kenya and the politics of provocation
The first time we passed the petrol station, the body wasn’t there.
UCT granted High Court interdict against unlawful protests
UCT granted High Court interdict against unlawful protests
The University of Cape Town (UCT) has been granted an interim interdict that prevents any unlawful protest action at its campuses, the university...
Students say ‘disability-friendly’varsity is anything but
Students say ‘disability-friendly’varsity is anything but
The University of Limpopo is widely regarded as one of the best institutions of higher learning for people living with disabilities. Its specially...
Another country, another tear-gassing
Another country, another tear-gassing
Writer Sisonke Msimang moved to Kenya as a child in the early 1980s. She writes of that Kenya in her newly released, insightful memoir, Always...
Raila Odinga says he will not recognise Kenyatta win
Raila Odinga says he will not recognise Kenyatta win
Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga says he will not recognise a win by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday's scheduled election re-run, as a...
Casualties mount in Togo protests
Casualties mount in Togo protests
At least four people were shot dead on Wednesday in clashes between protesters and security forces in Togo’s two largest cities after soldiers...
Kenya election commissioner quits ahead of repeat presidential vote
Kenya election commissioner quits ahead of repeat presidential vote
Kenyan electoral official Roselyne Akombe announced her resignation on Wednesday, barely one week before Kenya is scheduled to host a new...
Struggle songs let us be heard
Struggle songs let us be heard
“Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.” — Thelonious Monk
IPID to investigate shooting of teenage boy
IPID to investigate shooting of teenage boy
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has confirmed that it is investigating the shooting of 14-year-old Ona Dubula by police...
New York Times protest a culture shock for an African
New York Times protest a culture shock for an African
In New York for a public reading, I became James Baldwin. I was called to be a witness. And if one must become a witness in the footsteps of Mr...

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