Why the ANC itself is the chief impediment to Ramaphosa’s agenda
For a long time South Africa thought it had a Jacob Zuma problem. In fact its got a systemic ANC problem



Unembargoed: December 14 to 20
The great housing heist: 'Widescale looting' leaves government agency whose job it is to build houses for the poor with an R11m deficit


ANC fudges over fired VBS mayors
Its reaction ranges from hardline dismissal to pussy-footing rehabilitation and redeployment

M&G Africa

DRC to vote in end-of-an-era poll
Twenty-one candidates are running to replace Kabila, whose hand-picked successor Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary is one of the front-runners


COP24: Nations agree on global climate pact rules after impasse
Nearly 200 countries overcame divisions, producing 156-page rule book for implementing the landmark 2015 Paris Agreement


Stalwarts shop for education ideas
Both Naledi Pandor and Graça Machel understand the challenges of the future and want to find ways of getting there


Nissan meets to replace Ghosn, as tensions with Renault grow
The Japanese company removed Carlos Ghosn from his post last month after he was detained on allegations of under-reporting his salary


Thousands protest 'slave law' in Budapest
The protest was called by unions and opposition parties outraged at reforms that hike the annual overtime hours that employers can demand


'I didn’t think it was necessary to use condoms because I was only 15.'
This province reported skyrocketing rates of teen pregnancy but behind the figures lies a story about sex, knowledge and data.

Arts & Culture

Mi casa es su casa with festival
In December on Poka Street in Soweto, it’s not about ‘good fences make good neighbours’


Latest embarrassment leaves Mourinho running out of time at Man Utd
Jose Mourinho says he accepts responsibility for a fifth defeat of the season

Client Media Releases

Fedgroup drives industry reform in unclaimed benefits sector
Hardworking students win big at architecture awards
VUT presents 2019 registration introduction
Vocational training: good start to great career