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President Jacob Zuma
President Jacob Zuma
 
The presidency on Monday declined to comment on a press report that, until he was served with a legal warning, President Jacob Zuma failed to respond to...
International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane
International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane
 
South Africa has vowed to push for the transformation of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) ahead of the 69th UN General Assembly debate taking place...
National Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega
National Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega
 
While challenges with certain categories of crime such as murder and sexual offences remain, South Africa’s police have a firm handle on crime, says National...
SCOAN collapse
SCOAN collapse
 
The death toll from the collapse of a church guesthouse in Lagos has risen to 115, South African government minister Jeff Radebe said on Monday, urging the...
 
Independent health advisers to the World Health Organization (WHO) have assessed that there should be no general ban on travel or trade with countries...
 
Energy efficient commercial buildings in South Africa delivered better returns than non-energy efficient buildings, a new study by the Investment Property...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

This 109-page Human Rights Watch report examines the inner workings of war crimes units in the three...

 

Nigeria’s police and military routinely torture women, men, and children – some as young as 12 – using a wide range of methods...

 

Countries at all income levels have the opportunity to build lasting economic growth and at the same time reduce the immense risk of climate change. But...

 

The 96-page report highlights cases of police brutality that resulted in deaths and serious injuries of people in custody between August 2010 and July...

 

South Africa is over-exploiting its freshwater resources and water could be a large constraint on the implementation of the National Development Plan....

 

This 93-page report found that many children and young people with disabilities who have lived in state orphanages suffered serious abuse and neglect on...

 
 
 
 
 
 
REAL ECONOMY: TRADE & DEVELOPMENT
 
A new United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) report offers a decidedly different approach to how the world and developing countries, in...
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
In this episode of Suttner's View, researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner speaks about ANC rule and the state of public institutions.
Researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner
Researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner
 
Researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Shannon de Ryhove about the need for active citizenry for democratic rule. Click here to...
 
We should look back at our recent history if we want to understand the extent of violence and crime in South Africa.
 
Madagascar has been a hotspot for sex tourism in recent decades, with European men often flying in to its coastal areas. Reports of increasing prostitution...
 
There are high expectations for South Africa at the United Nations (UN), and the country now has a number of opportunities to strengthen its peacebuilding...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Author Miranda Sherry
Author Miranda Sherry
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
PJ Powers
PJ Powers
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Herman Mashaba
Herman Mashaba
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Stanlib economist Kevin Lings
Sunday Times journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika
Sunday Times journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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