For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
Sprinkles. More clouds than sun. Cool.
What do the next 12 months have in store for the JSE, the rand, value shares and small-cap companies?
The assent of Magashule and Mabuza signifies a shift in the location of power, writes Mcebisi Ndletyana.
Within less than 12 hours of being elected ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa was facing the first major challenge of his presidency. Can he broker a deal, asks Melanie Verwoerd.
We welcome the fact that the ANC is now led by a person of integrity, and who has respect for the Constitution. There must be no hesitation to get rid of Jacob Zuma, writes Sipho Pityana.
We are about to see another side of Cyril Ramaphosa than the quiet, respectful party loyalist we have seen since 2012, writes Max du Preez.
The rand rallied to under R12.60 to the US dollar as news broke that Cyril Ramaphosa has won the ANC leadership race at the party's 54th National Conference.
The bulk of Zwelinzima Vavi's Saftu unions have already dismissed both ANC presidential candidates Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Cyril Ramaphosa as “hopelessly compromised”.
The ANC will announce its new leader on Monday. What will a Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma victory mean for the party and the country, asks Adriaan Basson.
Different camps in the presidential race between Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Cyril Ramaphosa have showed off their size and singing abilities at Nasrecs. In politics, posture is as important as fact, writes Adriaan Basson.
If Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma wins the ANC leadership race, populist policies could follow which would be far less growth-friendly than those of Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, says an analyst.
The ANC must ensure that the resolutions are implemented speedily. Policy that looks good only on paper does not translate into the material change of the conditions of the people, writes Mcebo Dlamini.
Cyril Ramaphosa delivered his first speech as president of the ANC in the early morning hours of Thursday. Read the full speech here.
Those calling Cyril Ramaphosa a new jockey on a dead horse have forgotten the power of hope - something which has been in serious short supply in SA of late, says Susan Erasmus.
The newly-elected ANC leadership will have a hard time convincing SA the party has heard society's cries against state capture and broader corruption, says Solly Moeng.
Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected as the 14th president of the ANC. Who is the man who will lead the governing party and what does he stand for?
Energy Minister David Mahlobo has downplayed fears of the rand tumbling if Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma becomes ANC president, saying the markets will soon stabilise from any potential “shock”.
With just hours left until South Africa's ruling party has a new leader, social networks have become a stand-up comedy platform poking fun at the ANC's 54th elective conference.
As the ANC’s elective conference enters its third day, it is becoming clear that the voting process could produce a picture that was not anticipated, writes Ralph Mathekga.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s campaign to be announced ANC president on Sunday night gained steady momentum on day 1 of the ANC’s 54th national elective conference, writes Adriaan Basson.
Even if the ANC comes with the best, most radical policies, if we do not deal with the stench of corruption, people will see it for what it is: as radical looting, writes Thulas Nxesi.
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