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Vodacom bolsters its interventions in basic education

More resources are being invested in early childhood development programmes

Editorial: Promises are on tap, but not water

Promises of hope and a better tomorrow await South Africa. Yet they continue to come to naught

Another new dawn for South Africa

The country is missing a viable social policy

ANC is playing it safe in the Western Cape

The ANC’s Western Cape list has not yet been made public, but it is understood that veteran provincial legislator Cameron Dugmore tops the list

The eagle doesn’t chicken out

Ramaphosa draws on divine support – and ruffles the Thekwini mayor’s feathers

What drives Judy Dlamini’s success

She credits her parents and their work ethic for the person she has become and she encourages others to follow suit

Editorial: We are not so free that we can afford to relax

The ANC appears to have lost sight of the idea of freedom as something that we continue to strive towards

Proper sanitation in schools is a human right

In the public-school system, more than 11 000 schools have been provided with flush toilets since 1994

Putting Thuma Mina into action

SMMEs require collateral to get going and thrive: trust is the key

‘Fraud, poor governance’ cause municipal crisis

Provincial departments have an estimated R25-billion in unpaid bills

Ramaphosa, und’funa ntoni?

'Ramaphosa' by DJ Luvas has a playful approach, turning the seriousness of the president's Thuma Mina premise on its head.

Thuma mina: Unions unmoved by president’s challenge

'All the problems of unemployment and inequality are all getting worse since President Ramaphosa took over'

Ramaphosa wants ANC to go back to the people

Despite a national leadership being elected, factional divides continue to plague the organisation and have been visible at provincial level

The history of 100 days: From Napoleon to Ramaphosa

Fixating on the 100 days in office comes with an interesting history, and lessons

Same WhatsApp group: Thuma Mina and ‘we gon’ be right’

Ramaphosa’s appropriation of Bra Hugh’s version of #CountryDuty falls into the realm of the calculated PR stunt.

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Traditional healers need new spaces

Proper facilities supported by well-researched cultural principles will go a long way to improving the image and perception of the practice of traditional medicine

Limpopo big-game farmer accused of constant harassment

A family’s struggle against alleged intimidation and failure to act by the authorities mirrors the daily challenges farm dwellers face

Zondo tightens his grip with criminal complaint against Zuma

The state capture commission’s star witness now faces a criminal complaint and another summons

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Land reform still a hot potato

The land has got to belong to all the people of South Africa, and many believe that there’s no other mechanism for that except expropriation

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Inclusion as learned experience in higher education

Understanding the complexity of intersections between oppressions relating to race and gender is key to any commitment to creating a culture of inclusion and social justice

Local government in crisis: how it can be fixed

Local governments are supposed to promote non-racial development, in a decentralised manner, but the reality does not match up

Covid-19 accelerates adoption of technology by the African property sector

It’s not the technology itself that is valuable, it’s the opportunities that it creates: this may be the perfect time for reinvention

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The Southern Africa Tuberculosis and Health Systems Support Research and Publication Interventions

The project places emphasis on rolling out a standardised package of occupational health services and mining safety standards across four countries