In the year that will mark the 50th anniversary of her father’s ousting as Ghana’s president, Samia Nkrumah could be making a bid to revive his legacy.
Carien du Plessis
Hlaudi Motsoeneng has been appointed, temporarily, as the SABC’s acting group CEO – sort of.
Former planning minister Trevor Manuel says Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s office is so busy because public representatives are not doing their jobs.
The DA’s parliamentary leader, Mmusi Maimane, is considering throwing his hat in the ring as the party’s mayoral candidate for Johannesburg in 2016.
Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi spent most of yesterday locked in meetings to decide on his future in the labour federation after it expelled metalworkers’ union Numsa.
It’s an impeccable day on a never-ending beach in paradise. Brad and I are swearing like sailors and feeling like shipwrecks.
Latching on to protests and dishing out its signature red berets did not help the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) win votes, the party has admitted.
A former Democratic Alliance member of Parliament, a former ANC national executive committee member and a media guru are all in line to fill former Independent Electoral Commission chairperson Pansy Tlakula’s shoes.
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.
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.
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Wednesday. I’m hungry. I’m thinking about Doctor Hunter S Thomson.
The silence is about protecting white male privilege, which is under scrutiny in South Africa’s university system.
The ANC has lost moral authority. The public, even its voting public, no longer believes the party will do the right thing.