http://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information

Headline News

Former NPA head left willingly, court hears

By: News24Wire      22nd November 2017 Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana willingly vacated his office after he was "seduced" with a settlement agreement,... 

Former NPA head left willingly, court hears
Former NDPP Mxolisi Nxasana
SA opposition parties welcomes Mugabe's resignation

SA opposition parties welcomes Mugabe's resignation

By: News24Wire      22nd November 2017 South African opposition parties on Tuesday evening welcomed the resignation of Robert Mugabe as Zimbabwean president. Hailing the resignation as a... 

Robert Mugabe resigns

Robert Mugabe resigns 

By: African News Agency      21st November 2017 Embattled President Robert Mugabe has resigned, Speaker of the Parliament Jacob Mudenda said on Tuesday. Mudenda made the announcement when the two... 

Latest

More News

Opinions

Why it's time South Africa's foreign policy was driven by ideas (again)

Why it's time South Africa's foreign policy was driven by ideas (again)

11th November 2015 Understanding South Africa’s foreign policy has proved elusive these 20-odd years past. The brilliant South African cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro... 

Mozambique needs a community-driven approach to electrification

Mozambique needs a community-driven approach to electrification

11th November 2015 Mozambique has one of Africa’s lowest electrification rates. The national grid reached just 23% of the population in 2012. Around 68% of... 

Universities must rethink how they retain and nurture young academics

Universities must rethink how they retain and nurture young academics

11th November 2015 In the years after South Africa became a democracy, the country’s universities began a tough process of change. They worked to improve access for... 

Can diplomacy save MTN in Nigeria?

Can diplomacy save MTN in Nigeria?

11th November 2015 The $5.2-billion fine that Nigeria has slapped on telecommunications company MTN for failing to disconnect unregistered users has sent shockwaves... 

More Opinions

Recommendations

The Future of Syria – Refugee Children in Crisis (December 2013)

2nd December 2013 The UN refugee agency says staggering numbers of Syrian refugee children in Jordan and Lebanon are growing up in fractured families, missing out on... 

Assessing long-term state fragility in Africa: Prospects for 26 'more fragile' countries (November 2013) 

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      29th November 2013 Despite sterling growth in some countries, a number of African countries are caught in a vicious cycle of violence, chronic poverty, inequality and... 

Milk and Dairy Products in Human Nutrition (November 2013)

28th November 2013 Milk and dairy products hold huge potential to improve nutrition and livelihoods for hundreds of millions of poor people across the world,... 

Assessing Competitive Resource Tenders as an Option for Mining Rights Allocation in South Africa

By: South African Institute of International Affairs      28th November 2013 The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill of 2013 (MPRD-AB) has generated fresh debate regarding the appropriate system for... 

More Recommendations

Statements

DA: John Moodey says DA sees promising growth in Gauteng by-elections

DA: John Moodey says DA sees promising growth in Gauteng by-elections

26th April 2018 The DA grew from 28.81% to 33.14% in the ward 92 by-election in Joburg yesterday. We welcome these results as a testament to the Party’s goal of... 

DA: Patricia Kopane on Listeriosis: Motsoaledi lacks political will to get to the bottom of the outbreak

DA: Patricia Kopane on Listeriosis: Motsoaledi lacks political will to get to the bottom of the outbreak

26th April 2018 The DA notes reports that Tiger Brands have confirmed that an independent laboratory has found strains of the Listeria bacterium at its Polokwane... 

PAC: Fascist effigy of Lesufi signifies division and dominance

PAC: Fascist effigy of Lesufi signifies division and dominance

26th April 2018 The Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) is disturbed and flabbergasted by the display of an effigy depicting Panyaza Lesufi being hanged. We do... 

Unisa: Statement by the Unisa Council on Racism, Harassment, Victimisation and Bullying in the university

Unisa: Statement by the Unisa Council on Racism, Harassment, Victimisation and Bullying in the university

26th April 2018 The Council of the University of South Africa (Unisa) has noted with serious concern consistent reporting of allegations and counter-allegations of... 

More Statements

Press Offices

Dangerous coffee

Dangerous coffee

13th February 2014 INTRODUCTION Understanding consumer rights is becoming an integral part of conducting business in South Africa. With an increased emphasis on... 

New chairperson of Bowman Gilfillan elected

New chairperson of Bowman Gilfillan elected

13th February 2014 Jonathan Schlosberg, chairperson of pan-African law firm, Bowman Gilfillan, has announced that Robert Legh has been elected to take over from him... 

Mauritius business law review – Edition on international arbitration

Mauritius business law review – Edition on international arbitration

13th February 2014 The 5th edition of the Mauritius Business Law Review (MBLR Vol.5) is now available online at www.mblr.mu. This edition is entirely devoted to... 

Mining and climate change – Opportunity and risk

Mining and climate change – Opportunity and risk

12th February 2014 Introduction As we move towards the middle of the second decade of the twenty-first century the mining industry is facing a range of novel... 

More Press Offices

Latest Videos

May elections: what is the price of an ANC electoral victory?

Has Cyril Ramaphosa’s position weakened and, if so, what are the consequences?

Steinheist – Rob Rose

More Videos

Latest Podcast

Daily Podcast – January 16, 2018

Previous Podcasts


About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
close
Register for Free to receive Polity's
Daily Email Newsletter
Register Now
Register for Creamer Media's other Daily Newsletters