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Women don't want to be reduced to ceremonial roles; they believe they can add value in making decisions. By MMAMPHO KB GOGELA.
The African baobab is a remarkable species. Not only because of it’s size and lifespan but also in the special way it grows multiple fused stems. By AIDA CUNI SANCHEZ.
The football world cup offers a useful chance to consider the apparent division between North and sub-Saharan Africa.
The persistence of Sam Nzima's June 16 photograph is remarkable. The shadow in the photograph can be read as a metaphor for the rich debate that this image continues to RUTH SIMBAO
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s popularity has improved the favourability of the governing ANC among South Africans. By ROBERT MATTES.
Africa has always promised a great deal in the international showcase but delivered very little at the football world cup, by WYCLIFFE W NJORORAI SIMIYU.
Having lost a loved one to suicide, Georgina Guedes is fighting against the decision to take one's own life.
Cyril Ramaphosa attended the Afrikanerbond’s centenary celebrations. Is he pandering to the opposition or promoting cohesion?, asks Georgina Guedes.
As a psychologist who studies social attitudes and intergroup relations, I get a bit uneasy when I see these types of insults get normalised, writes ALLISON SKINNER.
The provision of new history teachers to fulfil this policy will be hamstrung by the low status of teacher education and by budget cuts, writes LINDA CHISHOLM.
We take a look at the promotional promise of future champion, Michael 'Venom' Page.
eNCA's MD and Editor-in-chief Mapi Mhlangu looks back at ten years since the country's first 24-hour news channel hit the airwaves.
The SKA global project could be a driver that contributes to South Africa' economic growth. By NISHANA BHOGAL.
Proposed changes to labour legislation will likely see 6.4 million workers or 47% of our workforce enjoying a raise in their hourly wages
Irish women living all over the world rushed home to vote in a referendum to ensure reproductive rights for their sisters living at home. Georgina Guedes salutes these Irish women.
Race still plays a big part in South African society. Sport is no exception writes FRANCOIS CLEOPHAS.
ANGELO FICK reflects on the life of one of the most remarkable writers of the last century.
A survey shows Zimbabwean policy makers need not fear a public backlash if they choose to abolition of the death penalty. THE CONVERSATION AFRICA.
High municipal electricity tariffs pose a serious threat to South Africa's machinery and equipment manufacturing industries. THE CONVERSATION AFRICA.
ANC renewal and the war on corruption is one thing. But transforming the character of the South African political economy is quite another. THE CONVERSATION AFRICA.
More leaders in more African countries will abolish term limits unless organisations like the African Union take action.
People who frequently post selfies are often targets for accusations of narcissism and tastelessness, writes Michael Weigold for The Conversation.
The problem for Renamo is that no potential successor has Afonso Dhlakama's stature. By ADRIEN BARBIER.
Mandela’s reconciliation message may have partly reflected his view of the world. But it was also a product of his party, the ANC. By STEVEN FRIEDMAN.
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