It is not normal for a society to be this unequal, hence we cannot adopt a standard or even classical approach to the challenges that we encounter, writes Ralph Mathekga.
The KZN government, which is under pressure to grow the economy and create jobs, on Wednesday vowed to crush economic saboteurs who have been looting goods, torching trucks and intimidating and extorting building contractors.
DA MP David Maynier has put forward a "six pack" of challenges for the Finance Minister to address in the mini budget.
During his Freedom Day address, President Cyril Ramaphosa stressed the importance of land reform to ensure economic freedom for South Africans.
Professor Steven Friedman unpacks why the ANC is not a more "radical" party following its 54th national conference.
The ANC has said in a policy report that it is against monopoly capital across the board, regardless of race.
President Jacob Zuma has taken ownership of the radical economic transformation narrative at the Energy Indaba in Midrand, saying the term was coined by the ANC and not Bell Pottinger.
In addition to one of the most progressive constitutions in the world, South Africa has a plethora of transformation-related legislation to enable the economic empowerment of its citizens.
President Jacob Zuma is not aware of any threats on his life from poisoning due to South Africa’s decision to join Brics, after telling supporters that he was.
Things got heated on Friday when members of Black First Land First (BLF) were turned away by police while attempting to hand over a memorandum to billionaire Johann Rupert outside the Remgro office in Stellenbosch. Watch.
Dismissing radical economic transformation as theft merely undermines efforts to pull millions of people out of poverty, writes Dumisani Mpafa.
Radical economic transformation and inclusive growth are the same thing, President Cyril Ramaphosa said during a live interview on 702 and CapeTalk.
Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says state capture has left society and the political arena fragile and vulnerable, which perpetrators of state capture are exploiting for political means.
And Jacob Zuma's loan was treated just like any other.
Newly elected ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa has committed to land expropriation without compensation in a way that doesn’t undermine the economy, agricultural production and food security.
Presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, who is campaigning under the slogan Radical Economic Transformation, is no favourite of the market, which is likely to react negatively should she win.
Among the challenges to be addressed at the ANC conference later in December is the implementation of structural reforms at state-owned enterprises, says the party's Enoch Godongwana.
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has spent much of her campaign trumpeting "radical economic transformation" but ironically, this has not included a conversation on equal pay for men and women, writes Mondli Zondo.
Policies that spook investors, hamper development finance institutions and don’t strengthen education will very likely lead to radical economic destruction, says Nicholas Biekpe.
Billionaire businessman Johann Rupert must retract his remarks equating radical economic transformation to theft, or face court action, the MK Inkululeko Foundation has said.
It’s not only white people like Rupert who can see that South Africa is suffering from crippling theft of public resources. The majority of poor black people can feel the impact, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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