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The Conversation Africa launched as a pilot project in May 2015. It is an independent source of news and views from the academic and research community, delivered direct to the public.

Opinion 28 Mar 2018 07:04 am
New president Cyril Ramaphosa has done well so far, but more challenges relating to reigniting the economy lie ahead. By ROGER SOUTHALL.
Weather 28 Mar 2018 06:45 am
Here are six clouds to keep an eye out for, and how they can help you understand the weather. By HANNAH CHRISTENSEN.
Money 25 Mar 2018 09:56 am
Zimbabwe's new administration has promised to revive the country's agricultural sector. Here's what it needs to do.
Money 25 Mar 2018 09:45 am
A new study reveals the challenges faced by people living with disabilities who want to open their own businesses.
South Africa 25 Mar 2018 09:00 am
Health authorities have raised the alarm after several cases of human rabies were reported in a space of four months.
Technology 24 Mar 2018 09:50 am
The current range of TB diagnostic tests have various limitations like the sputum smear which is outdated, clumsy and takes long to process.
Opinion 23 Mar 2018 06:52 am
South African apartheid, the White Australia Policy, and treatment of Indigenous Australians became hot-button issues from the late 1950s onward. By JON PICCINI.
Opinion 23 Mar 2018 06:22 am
Former South African president Jacob Zuma’s proposed prosecution is a welcome reaffirmation of the principle that all are equal before the law. By JAMES HAMILL.
Money 19 Mar 2018 06:21 am
The South African Reserve Bank was justified in placing VBS Mutual Bank under curatorship. By JANNIE ROSSOUW.
Opinion 15 Mar 2018 08:26 am
South Africa's food making giant, Tiger Brands, could have handled the listeriosis crisis better. By ILSE STRUWEG.