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A fall from grace and three little words…

Ellen Tshabalala has told some half-truths in her life. One of these has led to her spectacular fall from grace, writes Jovial Rantao.

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Oiling the Africa growth trajectory

Global crude price crash could put the brakes on the ‘Africa rising’ storyline, writes William Gumede.

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Abuse begins at mother’s knee

The gender stereotypes instilled in the home end in violence against women, writes Zukiswa Pikoli.

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A fall from grace and three little wo ...

Ellen Tshabalala has told some half-truths in her life. One of these has led to her spectacular fall from grace, writes Jovial Rantao.

Mandela papers may soon be off limits

Public access to the archives of Mandela’s private papers may have to be closed once a law is fully implemented, said Verne Harris.