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Cyril Ramaphosa's leaked emails: echoes of apartheid-era dirty tricks

Cyril Ramaphosa's leaked emails: echoes of apartheid-era dirty tricks

7th September 2017 A routine smear. This is the view of the overwhelming majority of commentators and analysts about last weekend’s “revelations” in the Sunday... 

Obsession with growth won't help South Africa's economic recovery

Obsession with growth won't help South Africa's economic recovery

6th September 2017 Faced with a growing economic crisis, South Africa’s new Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has come up with a 14 point plan to turn the country’s... 

Zimbabwe looks for Mugabe's successor after a surreal month

Zimbabwe looks for Mugabe's successor after a surreal month

1st September 2017 Before she landed herself in hot diplomatic water by allegedly attacking a South African model with a power cord, Zimbabwe’s notoriously... 

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How Kenya can make its ethnic democracy work

How Kenya can make its ethnic democracy work

31st August 2017 This past election has confirmed that Kenya’s democracy is not fit for purpose. I say this because the country’s democracy hasn’t taken into... 

BRICS is being battered by global crises: why this might not be a bad thing

BRICS is being battered by global crises: why this might not be a bad thing

31st August 2017 At the BRICS summit in Russia two years ago, Chinese Premier Xi Jinping invoked physics when asking fellow leaders “to boost the centripetal... 

South Africa’s first online rhino horn auction ends in risky impasse

South Africa’s first online rhino horn auction ends in risky impasse

30th August 2017 Private rhino horn owner John Hume recently held South Africa’s first online rhino horn auction, a major event in the ongoing fight by private... 

Women in power are complicit in South Africa's gender-based violence

Women in power are complicit in South Africa's gender-based violence

30th August 2017 As South Africans marked Women’s Month, which celebrates the milestones and achievements of its women, a politically charged event involving... 

Kenya's election: Supreme Court judges hold the key to the outcome

Kenya's election: Supreme Court judges hold the key to the outcome

29th August 2017 After Kenya’s contested election result, opposition leader Raila Odinga announced he wouldn’t be seeking legal redress for what he termed “a sham... 

Election unlikely to herald the change Angolans have been clamouring for

Election unlikely to herald the change Angolans have been clamouring for

28th August 2017 On 23 August Angolans went to the polls to elect a new parliament, and for the first time in the lives of a great majority of the population, a new... 

What Barack Obama's record breaking Mandela tweet tells us about the world

What Barack Obama's record breaking Mandela tweet tells us about the world

28th August 2017 What is it about former US President Barack Obama’s record-setting tweet – it has already surpassed 1.6-million retweets and 4.5-million “likes” –... 

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