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Africa’s middle class floats between poverty, prosperity

The modern definition of middle class says Africa is joining the world’s consumers of dishwashers, refrigerators and automobiles, writes Richard Stupart.

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Pacts pave way to development

Agreements signed on Zuma’s state visit to China cement co-operation and will bolster investment and growth, writes Maite Nkoana-Mashabane.

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It’s back to the dark ages

Eliminating racism takes more than simply a change in the face of the presidency, writes Mcebisi Ndletyana.

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Everyone is equal – even murder victims
November 16 2014 at 08:50

All murdered people may not be Meyiwas , but their lives and deaths matter too, says Malaika wa Azania.

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Plugging the gap in union discipline
November 16 2014 at 10:18

It is now a matter of when - and not if - a new workers' party will be born, says Japhet Ncube.

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Rwanda’s growth belies its troubled past
November 16 2014 at 10:03

William Gumede explains what’s behind Rwanda’s rapid economic success.

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Writing on the wall for Jewish State
November 16 2014 at 08:42

Israel needs tear down its walls of shame that keep people apart in this troubled region, writes Barney Pityana.

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The little words in law that give the public protector clout
November 13 2014 at 08:36

The continued attacks on the Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, following her report on President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla upgrade, are disturbing and misguided. They are based on a fundamental misunderstanding of the pu... Read Story
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Let Africa tell its stories
November 9 2014 at 10:25

Where were the African writers when the Ebola story in four countries became a pandemic on an entire continent, asks Pinky Khoabane.

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Time to demand access to education
November 9 2014 at 10:39

The African child should rise up – 1976-style – to fight for their right to education and the ticket to liberation, writes Lesiba Seshoka.

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China plays peacemaker in Africa
November 2 2014 at 18:20

The ‘Middle Kingdom’ has a new vision of the role it plays in Africa after meeting the South Sudanese rebels, writes Peter Fabricius

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Labour market regulations worsen Africa’s skills crisis
November 2 2014 at 18:15

The returning diaspora offers a tantalising promise of skills, writes David Storey and Rob Urquhart

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Following in Tambo’s giant footsteps
November 2 2014 at 17:27

To truly celebrate and honour the life of this giant struggle stalwart, we need to achieve his dream of making the rainbow nation a reality, writes Mondli Gungubele.

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