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#StopXenophobia in all its guises!

#StopXenophobia in all its guises!

By: Raymond Suttner     30th January 2019 Far from abating, the xenophobic climate in South Africa may be heightening as multiple social and economic crises increase impoverishment and... 

 Home-grown terror a worsening threat for Kenya

Home-grown terror a worsening threat for Kenya

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      30th January 2019 The six attackers and 12 suspects in court for the 15 January terror attack on Nairobi’s dusitD2 hotel complex are mostly Kenyans. This was also... 

 Has Algeria joined Africa’s new ‘cocaine coast’?

Has Algeria joined Africa’s new ‘cocaine coast’?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      29th January 2019 In May 2018, a record 701 kilograms of cocaine were seized by customs authorities in the port of Oran, Algeria’s second largest city. The narcotics... 

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Every vote counts in the general election

Every vote counts in the general election

28th January 2019 Since the weekend, there have been strong reaction on both Twitter and Facebook following questions raised around the attendance of the former Head... 

South African diplomacy on Zimbabwe can remain quiet -- but it must get tough

South African diplomacy on Zimbabwe can remain quiet -- but it must get tough

28th January 2019 Cries of moral outrage have greeted the brutal crackdown by the Zimbabwean security forces on nationwide protests sparked by a sudden, massive,... 

South Africa's war on graft is picking up speed. But will anyone go to jail?

South Africa's war on graft is picking up speed. But will anyone go to jail?

28th January 2019 South Africa’s latest pursuit of truth has gone up a gear as it enters a new phase in which the stakes are raised for all the protagonists. After a... 

Fact-checked: The ANC’s 2014 election manifesto promises

Fact-checked: The ANC’s 2014 election manifesto promises

By: Africa Check     28th January 2019 South Africans have been urged to register to vote ahead of the country’s national and provincial elections. Africa Check will be fact-checking... 

Register now! Decide on voting later!

Register now! Decide on voting later!

25th January 2019 Ideally, I would want all young people to be registering to actually vote in the upcoming national elections; however, while they decide on whether... 

Hard lessons from the expropriation of mining rights

Hard lessons from the expropriation of mining rights

25th January 2019 There was a time not too long ago when mineral resources were considered to be the private property of those who owned the surface property. This... 

Have ‘hundreds’ of kids drowned in school pit latrines in South Africa?

Have ‘hundreds’ of kids drowned in school pit latrines in South Africa?

By: Africa Check     25th January 2019 Thousands of people gathered in South Africa’s Soweto township in December 2018 for the Global Citizen Festival, a celebration of the hundred years... 

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