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 The WHO’s new African leader could be a shot in the arm for poorer countries

The WHO’s new African leader could be a shot in the arm for poorer countries

25th May 2017 Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus is the first African to be elected as the Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in its 70 year history. The... 

 Constitutional Court judges face much more than legal questions in Zuma case

Constitutional Court judges face much more than legal questions in Zuma case

24th May 2017 South Africa has been treated to an overdose of legal arguments as its Constitutional Court grapples with whether or not a parliamentary vote of no... 

 How President Zuma blew the chance to steal a march on his opponents

How President Zuma blew the chance to steal a march on his opponents

23rd May 2017 As the dust was starting to settle on South African President Jacob Zuma’s recent controversial reshuffle of his cabinet, a new storm erupted. The... 

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South African protesters echo a global cry: democracy isn't making people's lives better

South African protesters echo a global cry: democracy isn't making people's lives better

19th May 2017 Recent violent protests in South Africa have refocused attention on the growing number of demonstrations over government failure to provide basic... 

The South African government hasn't given up the fight for nuclear

The South African government hasn't given up the fight for nuclear 

17th May 2017 Nuclear energy in South Africa is a highly contested issue; so much so that a court recently ruled against the government’s plans to issue a... 

We need to talk about Zambia as it falls from grace under President Lungu

We need to talk about Zambia as it falls from grace under President Lungu

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th May 2017 Zambia has often been ignored by the international media. One reason for this neglect is that it’s been comparatively unexceptional, on a continent... 

Cyril Ramaphosa's Marikana massacre

Cyril Ramaphosa's Marikana massacre "apology" is disingenuous and dishonest

12th May 2017 South Africa’s Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, has “apologised” for his actions in the run up the Marikana massacre when police killed 34... 

Zuma's attack on capital is digging South Africa into a deeper hole

Zuma's attack on capital is digging South Africa into a deeper hole

8th May 2017 South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress, is adopting a dangerous political approach used in failing states like Algeria,... 

As South Africa's ANC implodes, Thabo Mbeki tries to rewrite his own history

As South Africa's ANC implodes, Thabo Mbeki tries to rewrite his own history

5th May 2017 As South Africa’s political climate goes from fractious to feverish, with protests mounting against the embattled president, Jacob Zuma, a former... 

African history is a discipline on the rise -- and one that raises many questions

African history is a discipline on the rise -- and one that raises many questions

4th May 2017 African history has gone through many incarnations as an academic discipline. Most recently, there’s been a global turn in African historiography.... 

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