Time to reconsider Van Zyl Slabbert electoral reforms

2018-09-14 08:57

There has been much talk in the media recently about the electoral system and the related question whether its reform might not produce a more accountable democracy, writes Serjeant at the Bar.

A to-do list for the new president

2017-12-15 14:26

With GDP growth on a downward trend since 2010 and poverty and unemployment on the rise, the ANC’s new leader will face a tough task to fix the economy.

UPDATE: Montezemolo to quit Ferrari

2014-09-10 12:16

Long-time Ferrari F1 boss Luca di Montezemolo has announced his departure from the team. Can't say we're surprised...

Ward to give up FIA top spot bid?

2013-10-03 08:55

David Ward has admitted he might give up his bid to become FIA president if Mohammad Bid Sulayem has a better chance of success.

Obama's historic victory

2008-11-06 12:00

Relive Barack Obama's historic US election victory on November 4th 2008. See the soundslides with photos from the night and audio extracts from McCain and Obama's speeches.


How the world covered Trump’s tweets about expropriation in South Africa

2018-08-23 19:10

US president Donald Trump unleashed a tweetstorm on Thursday morning when he – incorrectly – claimed that farm seizures and the “large-scale killing of farmers” is taking place in South Africa.

WATCH: Anglogold chairman Sipho Pityana skewers Zuma as ANC bigwigs look on

2016-09-08 09:09

In his eulogy to Makhenkhesi Stofile, Anglogold chairperson Sipho Pityana explains why Zuma is no longer “honourable” and why he should resign and depart forthwith.

Todt back in charge

2013-12-09 09:00

Jean Todt has been unanimously re-elected as president of motorsport's world governing body by the International Automobile Federation general assembly.

Todt likely to stay FIA boss

2013-03-07 11:22

Jean Todt looks set to remain FIA president for a second term in 2014 - he's eligible to run for another four years.

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