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Barry Roux
Barry Roux
 
The State's repeated appeals against Oscar Pistorius were prolonging his uncertainty and bouncing him between courts "like a ping-pong ball", the High Court...
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi
Updated 1 hour 5 minutes ago
 
STATE COMPANY
 
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has played down concerns of possible financial losses at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). Earlier...
Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Pistorius
Updated 1 hour 15 minutes ago
 
APPEAL
 
Oscar Pistorius on his stumps, holding a gun, would have been a "formidable" person, the High Court in Johannesburg heard on Friday. The physical...
 
Zimbabwean police on Friday fired teargas to disperse anti-government supporters gathering in a square in the capital Harare ahead of a planned protest...
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel
Updated 2 hours ago
 
APPEAL
 
Reducing convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius' sentence from the prescribed 15-year minimum to six "induces a sense of shock", the High Court in Johannesburg...
Updated 2 hours 44 minutes ago
 
EDUCATION
 
Discussions about university fee increases should be suspended until the presidential commission of inquiry into higher education tables its final report...
 
 
 
 
Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi
Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi
S'thembiso Msomi
S'thembiso Msomi
Minister in The Presidency Jeff Radebe
Minister in The Presidency Jeff Radebe
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
 
 
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan
Ekurhuleni Executive Mayor Mzwandile Masina
Ekurhuleni Executive Mayor Mzwandile Masina
 
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba
DRC President Joseph Kabila
DRC President Joseph Kabila
 
Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trolip
Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trolip
EFF Leader Julius Malema
EFF Leader Julius Malema
 
 
 
 
 
 

Youth Forward focuses on economically disadvantaged young people, aged 15-24, living in Ghana and Uganda who are low income (living on less than $2 a...

 

In a rapidly ageing world, sub-Saharan Africa stands out for its youth. Harnessing the potential of the region’s children and adolescents through...

 

To even the casual observer, there is no doubt that the notion of a national minimum wage is a politically contentious issue. It always has been. When...

 

Several economies have laws that treat women differently from men. This study explores the degree of such legal gender disparities across 167 economies...

 

A review of the economic performance of African countries reveals remarkable economic growth in the past decade, averaging 5 to 7 per cent, and boasting...

 

This WWF manual covers technical specifications of a systems dynamics model constructed to...

 
 
 
 
 
 
The market uncertainty seen in the run-up to the Brexit referendum created one big winner: Bitcoin. In the space of a week, US$3 billion, around a 30%...
 
The South African government’s nuclear ambitions have been dogged by controversy with questions about the secrecy surrounding procurement discussions and the...
 
REAL ECONOMY: ENERGY
 
In all spheres of South African public life, the level of civil-society engagement and vigilance is rising. Increasingly, too, citizens are not merely...
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan
 
South Africa’s elite police unit, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation also know as the Hawks, this week summoned the country’s Finance Minister...
 
South Africa is in the aftermath of the 2016 local government elections. Math has been the order of the day as parties have fought for local councils in...
 
Although Africa has seen steady progress in terms of gender equality and women’s empowerment, women are still underrepresented in functions related to...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
S'thembiso Msomi
S'thembiso Msomi
John Connolly & Jennifer Ridyard
John Connolly & Jennifer Ridyard
Author Julian Brown
Author Julian Brown
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Author Willie Currie
Author Willie Currie
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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