Category: Opinion & Analysis (Contributors)

Ramaphosa scandal looks set to intensify the ANC’s slide, ushering in a new era of politics

The African National Congress (ANC) faces an increasingly uncertain future as the dominant political party in South…

Vigilantism in South Africa carries historical imprints of past violence against black people

South Africa’s history of discrimination, racial segregation and extralegal violence has influenced patterns of violence today. Colonial…

What it’ll take for the Guptas to face corruption charges in South Africa

Now that Rajesh and Atul Gupta have been arrested in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), there is…

How Patrice Lumumba’s assassination drove student activism, shaping the Congo’s future

During a recent visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), King Philippe of Belgium made a…

South Africa is in search of a fairer electoral system. But what’s been tabled is flawed

South Africa is amending its electoral law to make it fairer by enabling citizens to contest provincial…

Don’t trust false pastors blindly

I was shocked when I heard that a 13 year old girl had died in the church…

Tshisekedi made a big mistake to partner with Kagame on DRC crisis

When he came to power, Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi befriended Rwandan President Paul Kagame, whom all Congolese…

InDriver needs to think of “its drivers”

I am a driver and I would like to start advising other brothers who are doing the…

Interpol red notice: what it means and why South Africa requested it

The brothers Atul and Rajesh Gupta have been arrested in the United Arab Emirates. They are accused…

Another defeat for Ukraine

Very bad news for Ukraine which has just lost against Wales for the last qualifying place in…