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South Africa’s epochal 1976 uprisings shouldn’t be reduced to a symbolic ritual

17th June 2022 On the morning of Wednesday, 16 June 1976, young students from schools across Soweto set out on a march through the sprawling black township... 

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Organised crime pours cold water on Ethiopia’s coffee exports

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      17th June 2022 Ethiopian law prohibits the sale of export-quality coffee locally. Despite this, the country – regarded as the birthplace of coffee according to... 

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Settle on a solution

By: Terence Creamer     17th June 2022 There is no scarcity of advice on how best to stabilise Eskom and end the load-shedding crisis, which a new Council for Scientific and Industrial... 

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WiseYouth: do Africa and its youth need another AU project?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      15th June 2022 The African Union (AU) has started another youth initiative to advance peace. WiseYouth was endorsed in February by state leaders and will create a... 

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Foreign meddling allegations cloud Eswatini’s dialogue process  

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      15th June 2022 Recent allegations that Eswatini’s July 2021 ‘winter revolution’ involved foreign-funded protest action aimed at regime change have put the... 

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South Africa ‘most dangerous country in the world to drive in’? Testing widely reported claim by driver education company

By: Africa Check     15th June 2022 Buckle up, South African TV channel eNCA told viewers in May 2022 as it reported a troubling statistic. “South Africa is the most dangerous country... 

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Comair downed by competition, but no such pressure on Transnet

14th June 2022 Two events last week affecting our transport logistics framework shine a harsh light on the differences between a largely liberalised market and... 

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Rising food prices hit poor people the hardest: a close look at inflation in South Africa

14th June 2022 Concerns about rising food prices are making the headlines across the world as pressures mount in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The war... 

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Nigeria elections 2023: As president Muhammadu Buhari nears exit, has he kept his promises? We tracked 20 of them

By: Africa Check     14th June 2022 Nigeria’s election season is in full swing, with the main parties having nominated their flagbearers across the different levels of government.... 

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Magical thinking about the BIG question does more harm than good

13th June 2022 Aspectre haunts SA’s public finances: a large new spending commitment in the form of a basic income grant (BIG). SA’s social safety net is... 

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