South Africa

Diplomacy: Zimbabwe – South Africa relations in the wake of an immigration crisis

Zimbabwe is going through economic and political turmoil. Inflation has been on the rise and poverty is increasing among...

OPERATION DUDULA: Another bout of anti-migrant populism in South Africa

By Andile Zulu What nurtures and propels bigotry? More importantly, how does bigotry become a lethal threat to democracy?...

Regional Outlook: A zoom into Southern Africa in 2022

The year 2021 was quite a challenging one for the SADC region, the deadly Covid-19 pandemic and its new...

Kenya and South Africa to Merge Airlines in Bid to Promote Inter-Continental Trade

President Uhuru Kenya in his New Year’s eve address to the nation indicated that Kenya and South Africa’s national...

How Technology Can Help In Meaningfully Involving the Deaf in Civic and Governance Processes

The deaf are usually left out of meaningful involvement in governance and civic processes due to communication barriers.  In...

Vaccination, ethics and freedom of choice

Earlier this month, News24 asked me to contribute to a piece on whether vaccine mandates were ethically defensible. Here are...

PODCAST: Digital Taxes and Digital Rights in Africa

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to strain most African economies. As more African countries seek to widen their tax base,...

South Africa: Confronting racism and class conflict

By Andile Zulu We cannot have a conversation about rethinking political consciousness in South Africa without addressing the race...

South Africa: The case for a new political consciousness

By Andile Zulu Last week the true nature of South Africa’s post-apartheid order was unveiled. Not through a righteous...

South Africa Unrest: Counting the costs

As calm is slowly returning to the streets of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng provinces of South Africa, businesses and citizens...

South Africa Unrest: Why Zimbabwe is catching a cold

By Margaret Chinowaita From the time a baby is born in Zimbabwe, most of the goods they will consume...

On Zille’s #StayWoke: Go Broke

Helen Zille’s new book, #StayWoke: Go Broke aims to tell us why “South Africa won’t survive America’s Culture Wars”....

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