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Sacked Congress of the South African Trade Unions General-Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.
Sacked Congress of the South African Trade Unions General-Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.

The rise and fall of Vavi

Wednesday 1 April 2015 20:49

SABC Deputy Political Editor Mahlatse Gallens looks back at implosion of the federation that once commanded support from more than two million workers.

The rise and fall of Vavi

Wednesday 1 April 2015 20:49

SABC Deputy Political Editor Mahlatse Gallens looks back at implosion of the federation that once commanded support from more than two million workers.

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Women’s health is everyone’s health

Wednesday 1 April 2015 17:43

We started our foundation because we believe that when it comes to improving the lives of the world’s poorest people, incredible things are possible.

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Analyst cautions against writing off Cosatu

Wednesday 1 April 2015 11:30

The current internal fractions that have embattled labour federation, Congress of South African Trade Unions, could make it stronger.

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Nigerian polls were the most competitive: Analyst

Wednesday 1 April 2015 09:00

Electoral and political processes expert with the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa, Olufunto Akindiro says 2015 Nigerian elections were the most competitive ever.

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Wrongfully accussed, left in limbo: Justice project

Tuesday 31 March 2015 12:00

It is unclear how many people have been wrongfully accused in South Africa.

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'Vavi won’t go without a fight'

Monday 30 March 2015 10:40

Labour analyst, Terry Bell says that Cosatu’s general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi is far too tactically headstrong to have resigned.

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Nigeria’s Historic Elections: Uncertainties and Anxieties of a Vital P

Saturday 28 March 2015 17:27

The battle for Nigeria’s presidency is a two-man contest between the incumbent, Goodluck Jonathan, and his main rival, Muhammadu Buhari, writes Sola Tayo.

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Young, white... and more equal

Saturday 28 March 2015 07:01

Many young, white South Africans who pretty much grew up after 27 April 1994 would tell us that they don’t have memories of apartheid.

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'Boko Haram threats to dominate Nigeria polls'

Friday 27 March 2015 11:00

University of South Africa Professor, Kealeboga Maphunye says threats by Boko Haram ahead of Nigeria’s elections may steal the thunder from real issues, such as corruption.

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Cecil John Rhodes debate rages on

Thursday 26 March 2015 12:00

The hashtag ‘Rhodesmustfall’campaign has raised many questions of Cecil John Rhodes' legacy and relevance in South Africa.

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