May 22, 2015

State fast-tracks parole of political prisoners

Twenty-one years on, the government is fast-tracking parole of political prisoners who are still languishing in jail for crimes committed in the course of political activity before the emergence of the democratic dispensation.
May 22, 2015

I’m not a puppet, says newly sworn in Danny Jordaan

Danny Jordaan, the football supremo who is on the verge of taking over as mayor of the Nelson Mandela Metro, says he is not a puppet that is being parachuted to help the ANC retain the troubled municipality next year.
May 22, 2015

How to book an ex-president

What does it take to get a former president to attend your event? Six to nine months’ notice at least.
May 21, 2015

Dry flushing the key to minister’s sanitation revolution

If you haven’t heard of “dry flushing” before, you had better learn fast. This is a buzzword of Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane in her pledge to champion a “sanitation revolution” in the country.

May 17 2015