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Watch A Nation in Conversation: NAMPO Harvest Day

The Nation in Conversation platform brings leaders together to discuss issues that influence agriculture, food security and rural development

Roelf Meyer tramps on Sisulu’s toes

The minister has taken issue with a meeting of DRC leaders that excluded the ruling party

Editorial: Déjà vu – Failure is still not an option

The shared goal is the greatest benefit to the greatest number of people, not individual advancement or subservience to one party's vision.

From bully boys to wimps: the decline of SA’s military

A comprehensive review of SA's military capabilities paints a grim picture of the country's defence capabilities. Let's hope Lesotho doesn't invade.

Cut the bloat and trim the force

The South African National Defence Force has been in a mess for some time, with discipline levels low and the kit outdated, among other issues.

A society at war with itself

South Africa has among the highest murder rates in the world, but what appears more difficult is formulating a response.

Pressure mounts over local elections

Roelf Meyer was first appointed Minister of Constitutional Development and Provincial Affairs by President Nelson Mandela.

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Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

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Secret meetings with Zuma could sink Mkhwebane

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