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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.

Democracy is yesterday’s hero

The year started on a post-Polokwane note that held out some hope for the opening up of political space and free debate.

Mugabe would be laughable, if not so tragic

Oh, for a sign of divine providence in the face of Robert Mugabe's loony assertion that "only God" can remove him from office.

Zapiro: Zuma acting President

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A disastrous reign

Several years ago we asked the same question:Is Thabo Mbeki fit to rule? At the time, it elicited a furious...

Editorial: Nkosi shows the way

The touch of a king was once believed to cure illness.

Just say yes, Mr President

President Thabo Mbeki either gets his act together on HIV/Aids very soon or he places his presidency at risk. We...

Betraying the ‘people’s report’

Indications that the African National Congress is intent on having the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of South Africa Report rewritten is one aspect of...

Is Thabo Mbeki fit to rule?

Thabo Mbeki is the mystery man who looms large in South Africa's future. Gaye Davis spoke to people close to this intensely private personality.

The First 100 Days

A report card on the new government. By Anton Harber.

Round one in the deputy president bout

The ANC faces a tough -- and hotly contested -- choice of deputy president from two very strong, and very different, contenders. Anton Harber reports.

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Hawks swoop down with more arrests in R1.4-billion corruption blitz

The spate of arrests for corruption continues apace in Gauteng and the Eastern Cape.

SANDF hid R200m expenditure on ‘Covid’ drug it can’t use

Military health officials are puzzled by the defence department importing a drug that has not been approved for treating coronavirus symptoms from Cuba

Epic fail: Africa’s Fortnite battle

Forced onto the backfoot by poor ping and overseas servers, African gamers are getting creative in an attempt to play one of the biggest competitive games. In the second instalment of our gaming corner, we chat to some of the innovators

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Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

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