Social Cohesion Summit

Learn respect, Zapiro

Readers express their views about the Zapiro cartoon which appeared in last week's Mail & Guardian.

Listening is key to safeguard our dignity

Beware of repeating the apartheid era's fatal error of failing to heed the people's desperate cries, writes Sandi Baai.

10 things about … Social cohesion

Ahead of the summit, the department said social cohesion was "based on four key pillars -- diversity, inclusiveness, access and values.

Sugarcoated realities rear their ugly heads in SA

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu coined the term in 1994, but 18 years on, the "rainbow nation" is battling entrenched social and economic divisions.

Cracks in the rainbow made visible at summit

Disappointingly, politicians at the Social Cohesion Summit ended up slinging mud at one another instead of buckling down, writes Kwanele Sosibo.


Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

‘Frustrated’ police resort to force

Regulation uncertainty leaves slap-happy police and soldiers to decide when people should or shouldn’t be allowed on the streets

Tension over who’s boss of courts

In a letter, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng questions whether Justice Minister Ronald Lamola has acted constitutionally

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories