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A supporter arrives at an ANC rally in July 2016 addressed by President Jacob Zuma.
A supporter arrives at an ANC rally in July 2016 addressed by President Jacob Zuma.

South Africa’s ruling ANC is facing its sternest test

Thursday 25 August 2016 10:21

South Africa is in the aftermath of the 2016 local government elections.

South Africa’s ruling ANC is facing its sternest test

Thursday 25 August 2016 10:21

South Africa is in the aftermath of the 2016 local government elections.

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The watchdog over SA’s elite police unit is in serious need of teeth

Wednesday 24 August 2016 09:34

Organised crime emerged as a threat to the new South African state during the political transition from apartheid to democracy in the 1990s.

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Rise of SA coaches in PSL inspiring

Tuesday 23 August 2016 16:14

The future of South African football may not be all doom and gloom as more and more PSL coaches who understand the traits of South African-born players are given a chance in the Premier Soccer League.

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Local elections show that SA women continue to play second fiddle

Tuesday 23 August 2016 09:13

The first moment of women’s mass political mobilisation as women was through the Federation of South African Women (Fedsaw), inaugurated in 1954 with the adoption of the Women’s Charter.

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It’ll be a major crisis if ANC loses Joburg: Analyst

Monday 22 August 2016 10:44

Political Analyst, Prof .Susan Booysen says if the African National Congress (ANC) loses Johannesburg they will lose their major source of patronage.

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Algorithms can be more fair than humans

Monday 22 August 2016 09:58

Amazon recently began to offer same-day delivery in selected metropolitan areas.

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Are coalitions bad for service delivery?

Sunday 21 August 2016 16:06

As local government enters an era in which coalition governments are increasingly prominent the question arises as to whether or not this is good for governance and service delivery.

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Burundi&Rwanda, a rivalry that lies at the heart of Great Lakes crises

Sunday 21 August 2016 07:52

The end of two particularly bloody and dramatic civil wars saw a reversal of the political and ethnic dominance in Rwanda in 1994 and Burundi in 2004.

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The World Humanitarian Day mockery

Friday 19 August 2016 17:50

Aid workers' efforts are wasted without real political leadership to resolve conflicts and share global responsibility for hosting people fleeing conflict, writes James Munn.

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EFF is being irresponsible by avoiding coalitions: Analyst

Thursday 18 August 2016 07:59

Independent Political Analyst, Ralph Mathekga says the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) is not being responsible by avoiding grand coalitions.

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