Tunisia

My hardest story: Reporting on being queer in Tunisia

Reporting on queer issues is always tough. But Tunisia was something else

What comes after nationalism in Africa? A luta continua

There are a number of cases in the past decade where Africans have managed to push the conversation beyond liberal reforms...

Will Tunisia continue to democratise?

The approach of presidential elections on September 15 has once again raised the question of whether Tunisia's nascent democracy will last

Election fever grips Tunisia months ahead of polls

Beji Caid Essebsi, who at 92 is the world's second-oldest head of state, said this week he had no ambition for a second term

Tunisians clash with police after journalist sets himself ablaze

Abdel Razaq Zorgi set himself on fire over harsh living conditions

Why African teams fell short at the World Cup ― again

A great deal of hope was placed on a few outstanding African players whose abilities did not blossom at the world cup

Tunisia Rugby puts blame on Zim for accommodation debacle

The Tunisian Rugby Union expressed regret regarding the incident

Zim rugby team off the streets

The Sables along with their coach refused to stay in the booked accommodation in Tunisia because it was reportedly in disgusting condition

England escape with Tunisia win

Footballer Harry Kane admitted he was frustrated by several decisions from referee Wilmar Roldan, who ignored several incidents

Your quick guide to the African sides travelling to Russia

The 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament kicks off from June 14 in Russia. Africa has five representatives in this elite competition.

Tunisia’s ‘free thinkers’ take on Muslim majority in David and Goliath fight

The organisation wants a secular state and people’s constitutional rights to be respected

Tunisians are back on the streets seven years after the Jasmine Revolution

A struggling economy has forced the country to seek a USD$2.9 billion loan from the IMF, on condition that Tunisia lowered public expenditure

Latest

From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it