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Mandela should not be seen as a commodity

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     12th July 2013 To whom does Nelson Mandela belong? Who owns him?By way of answering this question, let me start with a trite remark: If Mandela were an ordinary... 

Big implications for SA’s power plan as Eskom’s sales fall to 2006 levels

Big implications for SA’s power plan as Eskom’s sales fall to 2006 levels 

By: Terence Creamer     10th July 2013 State-owned utility Eskom reported a 3.7% decline in electricity sales to 216 561 GWh for the year ended March 31, 2013, lowering its sales to... 

Ruth First and Joe Slovo in the War to end Apartheid 

9th July 2013 Ruth First and Joe Slovo, husband and wife, were leaders of the war to end apartheid in South Africa. Communists, scholars, parents, and... 

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Strange Pilgrimages

26th June 2013 From the award-winning pen of Achmat Dangor comes a subtle and multi-layered collection of short stories that showcases an unusual and illuminating... 

CNN: Exclusive interview with Makaziwe Mandela

24th June 2013 In an exclusive interview with CNN's Robyn Curnow, Nelson Mandela's daughter Makaziwe tells of her family's prayers for her critically ill father.... 

Zimbabwe: Lessons from land reform

24th June 2013 In the 1980s Zimbabwe became the poster-child for African independence. Twenty years later, violent land grabs pushed white farmers off their land,... 

What Guptagate says about the rule of law in South Africa 

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      13th June 2013 If any further evidence was needed that there is indeed a threat to the rule of law in South Africa, the recent Guptagate saga should convincingly... 

Perfect storm of economic, political developments is avoidable

Perfect storm of economic, political developments is avoidable 

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     12th June 2013 Worries about the current economic situation and the possibility of more instability in the mining sector must be understood in terms of the... 

Making Finn – One couple's unconventional journey to motherhood

By: Creamer Media Reporter      10th June 2013 Susan’s childhood dream of becoming a mother has not diminished with the revelation, alarming both to herself and her bewildered family, that she... 

Banking on Africa's economic boom

7th June 2013 In the last 10 years, Africa has become one of the most dynamic regions in the world. A combination of natural and human resources has fuelled huge... 

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