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Eskom started with scheduled blackouts on Friday afternoon, the power utility said. "Load shedding will continue until 8pm tonight," it said in a short power...
 
South Africa had a moral and business obligation to aide the growth of its neighbours and Zimbabwe was moving to put its best foot forward to ensure it...
 
"You are a disgrace", National Assembly Deputy Speaker Lechesa Tsenoli told MPs on Friday, after shouting broke out across the House in the final minutes of...
 
Tunisians were used to seeing Nidhal Selmi belting around a stadium, proudly sporting his country's red and white colours as a defender on the national...
 
Egypt has indefinitely shut schools in two border towns in northern Sinai as the army prepares to intensify a battle with Islamist militants that turned the...
Burkina Faso's former president Blaise Compaore
Burkina Faso's former president Blaise Compaore
 
Burkina Faso's former president Blaise Compaore, who was toppled in a popular uprising last month, will stay in Morocco for a limited period after fleeing...
 
 
 
 
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Connie Manse Ngcaba
Connie Manse Ngcaba
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi
Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
RAYMOND SUTTNER
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

South Africa Connect. South Africa's Broadband Policy was published in December 2013, ushering in 2014 with great promise. The policy, among...

 

The 57-page Human Rights Watch report details how uniformed police, often wearing masks, dragged...

 

An estimated 35.8-million men, women and children around the world are today trapped in modern slavery, 20.13% more than previously estimated, whether...

 

Business of Parliament – November 17,...

 

The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) is intended to assist member states to identify and eradicate governance problems. The review of Zambia found...

 

The manufacturing sector needs to move into a more proactive strategic approach to meet key challenges such as demographic shifts in the consumer...

 
 
 
 
 
 
REAL ECONOMY: ELECTRICITY
 
Given the prevailing uncertainty about Eskom's ability to keep the lights, it came as something of a relief to hear that the bidding process for the long...
 
The South African Civil Society Information Service
 
Why is an idea, which featured in Marxist debates decades ago now thrown about by all sides in mainstream public debates? Why is it used by both sides in the...
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
Below the surface of the Nkandla scandal currently paralysing parliament is the fact that the monies misused were intended to meet basic needs of...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
Worldwide, the value of organised environmental crime is estimated to be between US$70 and US$213 billion annually. Global development assistance, by...
 
The South African Civil Society Information Service
 
The country’s largest trade union federation, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu), has expelled the National Union of Metalworkers’ of South...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
The South African Police Service (SAPS) really doesn’t want to investigate torture in Zimbabwe. When the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) and the...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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