Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
The motive of this book was to try to tease out the buried, hidden facts, after I had stumbled in this case – and in my reporting elsewhere – on stories in which the truth, to quote Oscar Wilde, was rarely pure and never simple.
Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor says the apartheid regime fabricated the "lie" that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was responsible for the death of teenager Stompie Seipei.
The mother of the late Stompie Seipiei shares some of her fondest memories of her son with the News24 team, almost 30 years after his death. The 14-year-old was a United Democratic Front activist who was killed during the anti-apartheid struggle in 1989. Watch.
The disappearance and subsequent murder of Stompie Moeketsi Seipei had created a "complex" and "intimate relationship" between the revered Bishop Paul Verryn and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, affectionately known as the Mother of the Nation.
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