http://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
 Rest in power, Mother of the Nation

Rest in power, Mother of the Nation

By: South African Institute of International Affairs      6th April 2018 The late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was eminently revered as the ‘Mother of our Nation’ – a courageous matriarch who fought tirelessly for a... 

Nigeria spends 5 times less per person on healthcare than SA – not 7

Nigeria spends 5 times less per person on healthcare than SA – not 7

By: Africa Check     6th April 2018 The Nigerian government has a “poor attitude” towards financing healthcare, a national newspaper stated recently. To make its case, it compared... 

Long way to go

Long way to go

By: Terence Creamer     6th April 2018 The signing, by 44 African countries, of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is encouraging, albeit that the development is at odds... 

More Opinions

Listeriosis shows fragility of township economy

By: Sydney Majoko     6th April 2018 When the impact of the listeriosis outbreak is eventually analysed, it is quite possible that the township economy will be mentioned only as a... 

Nomzamo from Bizana: remembering Winnie Madikizela as a young woman

Nomzamo from Bizana: remembering Winnie Madikizela as a young woman

5th April 2018 Within hours of Winnie Madikizela’s death debates about her life began to rage. One of the key themes that began to emerge was her relationship... 

 An attack on Nigeria’s schoolgirls is an attack on education

An attack on Nigeria’s schoolgirls is an attack on education

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      5th April 2018 On 19 February 2018, militants arrived in trucks at the Government Girls Science and Technology College in Dapchi, Nigeria, wielding guns and... 

Can the ANC recover ground lost under Zuma?

Can the ANC recover ground lost under Zuma?

By: Raymond Suttner     5th April 2018 With the departure of Jacob Zuma as ANC and state president and the positive reception accorded to the initial period of the Cyril Ramaphosa... 

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela: revolutionary who kept the spirit of resistance alive

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela: revolutionary who kept the spirit of resistance alive

4th April 2018 No other woman – in life and after – occupies the place that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela does in South African politics. A stalwart of the African... 

South Africa's 'mother of the nation' who was never first lady

South Africa's 'mother of the nation' who was never first lady

4th April 2018 Winnie Madikizela-Mandela – doyen of South Africa’s liberation struggle and the matriarch who was dubbed ‘the mother of the nation’ – took the... 

 South Africa and Nigeria are crucial for continental initiatives

South Africa and Nigeria are crucial for continental initiatives

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      4th April 2018 The impressive turnout at the African Union’s Extraordinary Summit on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) on 21 March showed the... 

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