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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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ANC no longer has youth on its side
October 5 2014 at 07:53

A weakened ANCYL is no match for the EFF, or the DA’s fiery Lindiwe Mazibuko, who is missed, writes Lebo Keswa.

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Toast to successes of Competition Commission
October 5 2014 at 07:48

Competition Commissioner Thembinkosi Bonakele looks at the impact of the authorities in the past 15 years.

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Fear of losing power breeds action
September 28 2014 at 03:03

It wouldn't be a surprise if the ANC introduced drastic steps to counter abuse of state funds, writes Mcebisi Ndletyana

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Why are we ‘notoriously religious’?
September 28 2014 at 03:03

It may be opportune for those who hold religious beliefs to also conduct critical reflection, writes Console Tleane

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We must be able to tell our own stories
September 28 2014 at 02:58

Why would a self-respecting African want to be part of a show like Exhibit B, even if desperate for work, writes Sandile Memela

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Is this what our forefathers dreamt of?
September 21 2014 at 10:16

Economic freedom without mental freedom is the foundation of spiritual poverty, writes Malaika wa Azania.

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Africa’s rise is real and credible
September 21 2014 at 10:21

The continent is proving critics wrong and the time is ripe to foster sustained growth, writes Ajen Sita.

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Public protector’s powers: what law says
September 21 2014 at 08:27

The job is to investigate, report and suggest remedial action, not to pronounce judgments, writes Mtende Mhango.

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Accident waiting to happen
September 14 2014 at 11:33

This is the second extract from Oscar: An Accident Waiting to Happen, a book by the mother of his ex-girlfriend Samantha Taylor.

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‘SA has set accountability bar too low’
September 14 2014 at 11:18

Until we learn to fall on our sword we can kiss accountability goodbye, writes Lebo Keswa.

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