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 The dark art of the coup

The dark art of the coup

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      Updated 6 minutes ago It was the most remarkably eventful week in Zimbabwean politics since independence in 1980. It started with the military seizing control on Tuesday... 

Here is why CR17 is not ahead in ANC leadership race

Here is why CR17 is not ahead in ANC leadership race

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     24th November 2017 In a matter of weeks, the African National Congress (ANC) will elect its fourteenth president. Depending on who or what section of the media one... 

Game Changers

Game Changers

By: Terence Creamer     24th November 2017 Without doubt, the problems at Eskom, together with the ongoing debate over nuclear, are making it extremely difficult for South Africans to pay... 

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The changing face of the township economy

By: Sydney Majoko     24th November 2017 In the late 90s and early 2000s, whenever a township dweller spoke of his or her  family being in business, it meant one of two things: they either... 

Zimbabweans must draw on years of democratic struggle to stop a repeat of Mugabe's militarism

Zimbabweans must draw on years of democratic struggle to stop a repeat of Mugabe's militarism

23rd November 2017 Zimbabweans at home and abroad celebrated gloriously from the moment Robert Gabriel Mugabe’s belated resignation ended his 37 years of misrule. But... 

After Mugabe, all eyes are on Museveni: how long can he cling to power?

After Mugabe, all eyes are on Museveni: how long can he cling to power?

23rd November 2017 On 21 November, Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe resigned as president under intense pressure from the military, his own party, and mass... 

 The African Union’s chequered history with military coups

The African Union’s chequered history with military coups

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      23rd November 2017 In the aftermath of the intervention by the military in Zimbabwe that led to the resignation of President Robert Mugabe, there was a strong call... 

Zimbabwe beware: the military is looking after its own interests, not democracy

Zimbabwe beware: the military is looking after its own interests, not democracy

22nd November 2017 November 2017 will go down in the history of Zimbabwe as the beginning of the end of Robert Mugabe’s 37 year tyranny. A tumultuous week finally... 

Peacekeepers and sexual abuse: A persistent stain on the United Nations’ image

Peacekeepers and sexual abuse: A persistent stain on the United Nations’ image

21st November 2017 The sexual abuse and exploitation of women – in war and peacetime – is one of the most widespread and overlooked phenomena. Frequently exposed to... 

Lessons for South Africa's Jacob Zuma in Robert Mugabe's misfortunes

Lessons for South Africa's Jacob Zuma in Robert Mugabe's misfortunes

21st November 2017 President Robert Mugabe’s endgame in Zimbabwe holds various lessons for his South African counterpart, Jacob Zuma, as the latter too, considers his... 

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