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The minimum wage for domestic workers for 2018 has been set. But it doesn’t even begin to scratch the surface of what your helper does for you, says Georgina Guedes.
Can fairy tales actually be harmful as their critics believe? By MICHELLE SMITH.
Zimbabwe's road to democracy remains a bumpy one as Zanu-PF, the new president and the military go about entrenching power. By JAMES HAMILL.
Interactions between sharks and humans happen in a variety of places. That means reducing conflict needs different interventions. By TAMLYN ENGELBRECHT and ALISON KOCK.
Giving people living in remote areas the opportunity to learn and to hear about science is an essential way of including them as citizens, writes Andre Ramos.
Cyril Ramaphosa has taken on the mantle of power with a cast of unsavoury characters, including DD Mabuza and Ace Magashule, writes SITHEMBILE MBETE.
One of the great limitations of the ANC’s quinquennial elective conference is simply the timing, writes Khaya Sithole.
Angelo Fick reflects on the outcomes of the ANC's 54th Conference at Nasrec, and what those mean for the party and the country in the months ahead.
Ramaphosa’s speech was in many respects grounded and spoke about the ANC at its best and at its worst, an important acknowledgment.
Mcebisi Ndletyana says events of the last two days of #ANC54 may mean a perfect start could be a false promise of a new beginning.
Ebrahim Fakir explains why ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa’s tenure may well be characterised by the evil of two ‘Ps’.
Cyril Ramaphosa may not be able to clean up the mess left by Jacob Zuma given the other members of the party's leadership team. By KEITH GOTTSCHALK.
Angelo Fick responds to the ANC Women's League's disappointment at the outcome of the party's top-six election.
The ANC has a new leader - Cyril Ramaphosa. But this doesn't mean that the country is out of the woods. Political instability remains a real possibility, writes Roger Southall.
Sibonelo Radebe asked Jannie Rossouw to interrogate the Steinhoff saga.
Here are four ways the once unassailable African National Congress (ANC) could be ousted from office, writes GREGORY WALTON.
Angelo Fick reflects on the ANC's 54th conference and on the prospects for a resolution of the issues which caused a delay in proceedings.
Recent events don’t inspire confidence that it will. Two elective provincial conferences are ample illustrations says Mcebisi Ndletyana.
Political analyst Ebrahim Fakir explains what’s at stake and what the likely outcomes will mean for the party.
Interestingly, the evenness of the CR-NDZ race was far removed from the findings of multiple public opinion polls that preceded the conference, writes Susan Booysen.
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Cyril Ramphosa embody leaders that do not know when to stop falling into the trappings of lusting over power, writes Lukhona Mnguni.
There are numerous roles that the ANCYL could occupy moving towards an ever-important elective conference of the ruling party, writes TASNEEM ESSOP.
As delegates prepare to elect a new leader to succeed Jacob Zuma, the ANC faces falling public support. By SIBONGILE KHUMALO.
Angelo Fick considers what the horror of the death of 143 mental health patients in state care in South Africa's wealthiest province reveals about the present. would like to send you push notifications.
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