Former Zimbabwean Finance Minister Tendai Biti has likened the succession battle raging in the ruling Zanu-PF to a civil war and a humourless soap opera.
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Southern African Development Community secretary Stergomina Tax has admitted there had been challenges in Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s recent mediation efforts in Lesotho.
African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has admitted that the response to the Ebola outbreak has been too slow.
African Union Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma this week embarked on a very public tour of three countries affected by the Ebola crisis, amid criticism of the AU’s slow response.
President Jacob Zuma has pulled out of a high-level gathering aimed at marketing South Africa to foreign investors after Britain refused to grant him an official audience with Prime Minister David Cameron.
Former government spokesperson Jimmy Manyi is back, this time behind the scenes.
Could you please calm down and crawl back into the beds and couches from whence you came? Yes, I’m talking to you.
On the first page of Zakes Mda’s latest novel, Rachel’s Blue, readers encounter Jason de Klerk, a likable guy who ends up as the villain.
Recordings are more damaging to NPA than they are to Number One
Lesotho leaders have agreed to reconvene Parliament and hold elections two years early, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced.
South Africa’s quality of governance has it ranked fourth in a list of 52 African countries, according to the Mo Ibrahim Foundation’s Index of African Governance for 2014.
Former ANC Youth League treasurer Pule Mabe could find himself out of the race for league president because of serious concerns in the ANC about handling yet another leader’s corruption fallout.
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Please stop telling me about respect because you only have oppression, corruption and ageism to give in return. Do not hide your incapacity, insecurity and unintelligibility with age – it’s stale and it’s embarrassing.
Yes, there is good news on Ebola. Nigeria and Senegal have been declared Ebola-free. This is a reflection of good governance. Nigeria learnt from a previous polio outbreak to lock down a breakout to prevent a pandemic.