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After years of fuelling political polarisation, social media platforms are upping their game against bigotry and threats of violence.
South Africa is at an energy crossroads and has identified the potential future economic and energy security benefits of the Karoo natural gas reserves (approximately 13 trillion cubic feet).
The taxi industry flexed its muscles this week - reminding the government of what lies in wait if the taxi bosses don’t get their way.
The coronavirus pandemic has tightened its grip on much of Africa, where reported cases have more than tripled over the last month, jeopardising overstretched medical teams as the need for care soars.
Africa is often the last stop for cheap, outdated "zombie" fridges and air conditioners discarded mostly from homes in Europe and then illegally resold
The problem is that in the US, the UK and South Africa there are numerous statues of men who were the personification of evil, says the writer
What good are solemn pledges, of being “non-racial”, finding frequent easy flight in lofty rhetoric, but unable to hold water in everyday reality, asks the writer
The few autopsies that have been done have revealed that Covid-19 is no ordinary respiratory disease, says the writer