Modidima Mannya says public officials must always go with the spirit of “what can I give?”, not “what can I get?”. Those who are found to have lost moral courage must restore society’s faith in democracy by voluntarily leaving office.
The ANC employs a holding strategy in the absence of the state’s capacity to secure meaningful, long-term, popular legitimacy through radical social, economic and political redress for the past, argues Chris Maxon.
Africa’s heritage has always been our greatest asset … I have always believed that our heritage is a testament to who we are as a people – bold and brilliant with a creative drive that has inspired creatives whose locally grown ideas have become global brands, writes Precious Moloi-Motsepe.
Decolonising higher education institutions in South Africa can only succeed if the perspectives and rights of all players are acknowledged, writes Velile Notshulwana-Mqota.
Semenya should draw strength that she is in very good company as one of many women in recent decades who have championed gender equality in sport, asserts Alleyn Diesel.