Our social development programs are too focused on welfarism and too little on healing the social pain that is overwhelming so many, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
Saudi Arabia will allow women to drive from Sunday, ending the world's only ban on female motorists, a historic reform marred by what rights groups call an expanding crackdown on activists.
Saudi Arabia says it will allow women to drive for the first time in the ultra-conservative kingdom.
Saudi police officers have arrested a prince on King Salman's order, a state-run broadcaster has reported.
"We want to create economic opportunities for women as drivers on the Uber platform," said Uber's chief of operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Saudi Arabia has suspended any dialogue with Qatar, accusing it of distorting facts soon after a phone call between the rulers of both countries offered hope of a breakthrough in the three-month-old Gulf crisis.
Four members of a Saudi family were killed when their car hit a stray camel in the desert kingdom, the Red Crescent said.
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