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Tantalising opportunities for Africa, China

Independent Media’s foreign editor chats to Tian Xuejun, the People’s Republic of China’s ambassador to South Africa, ahead of the FOCAC summi... Read Story

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Chinamasa’s push irks Mugabe’s party

Zimbabwe’s finance minister is trying to improve relations with international lenders - and some Zanu-PF members are irate.

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Teachers to boycott ANAs

Five educators' unions plan to boycott the annual national assessment tests scheduled to start on Thursday.

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Strikers: ring of steel at Parliament

The ring of steel in Parliament, ordered by Speaker Baleka Mbete, blocked hundreds of striking National Education, Health and Allied Workers U ...


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