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A 2016 survival guide for President Zuma

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Five things you should know about the SA T20 fixing saga

By Antoinette Muller
Photo of Durban beachfront, before editing, by Vince Smith via Flickr.

Of water slides and racial exclusion: The Durban I remember

By Fatima Hassan
Photo: Children play below illegally connected electrical wires in Kliptown, Soweto November 19, 2014. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Grade RR: Priority or pie in the sky?

By Marelise van der Merwe
Photo: (Left) David Bowie performs during the first day of the Doctor Music Festival in a Pirineos little valley in Catalonia July 12, 1996. (Reuters) (Centre) Natalie Cole, shown performing September 3, 1999 at the "Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards" in Santa Monica (Reuters) (Right) Pierre Boulez in May 1996. (Reuters)

Remembering the Unforgettable Ch-ch-changes

By J Brooks Spector
Photo: A police officer chats to a driver while manning a road block outside Pretoria, South Africa December 21, 2006. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

GroundUp: Where are the traffic death statistics?

By GroundUp
Photo: David Bowie, then 49, performs on stage in Helsinki January 17, 1996. (Reuters)

My days with Aladdin Sane

By BEEZY BAILEY
U.S. President Barack Obama (at podium) delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in Washington, January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

While you were sleeping: 13 January 2016

By John Stupart
Photo: Marius Fransman at a news conference in Johannesburg on Monday, 11 June 2012.
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Marius Fransman's sexual assault charge & Western Cape ANC's tipping point

By Marianne Thamm
Photo: Gabonese Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang speaks after winning the Confederation of African Football (CAF) award for African footballer of the year, in Abuja, Nigeria January 7, 2016 REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Football and Society: Not cool, Yaya, not cool

By Ismail Lagardien
Photo: Rwanda President Paul Kagame gestures during the session 'Ending Poverty through Parity' in the Swiss mountain resort of Davos January 24, 2015. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

Analysis: Can third-term Kagame prove his critics wrong?

By Simon Allison
Photo: A job seeker is seen through a car window as he waits for casual work as a builder outside a hardware store in Cape Town, July 8, 2015.  South Africa's unemployment rate stands at about 26.4 percent according to Statistics South Africa. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Op-Ed: Doom-and-gloom predictions of the impact of a national minimum wage are false

By Gilad Isaacs
Photo: A protester at Wits lies on a mattress in Solomon Mahlangu House on Monday, the centre of the student protests at the university last year. (Greg Nicolson)

Fees Must Fall: Reloaded

By Greg Nicolson
Photo: South African children from the Cape Mental Health Special Care centre fly kites as part of a special preview showcase for the Cape Town International Kite Festival in Khayelitsha, South Africa 21 October 2010. EPA/NIC BOTHMA

Allan & Gill Gray Foundation – a South African good news story

By Shelagh Gastrow
Photo by Larry Carr.

Editorial: We tried. We really, really did.

By Daily Maverick Editorial Team
Photo: Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) shakes hands with Tajikistan President Imomali Rakhmon during Putin's welcome reception for foreign delegations' heads and honorary guests in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, May 9, 2015. REUTERS/Host Photo Agency/RIA Novosti

Tajikistan Early Warning: Internal Pressures, External Threats

By International Crisis Group
Photo: South Africa's President Jacob Zuma gestures next to his Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa during the party's 104th anniversary celebrations in Rustenburg January 9, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

ANC at 104: “The year of advancing people’s power”

By Ranjeni Munusamy
Photo: South Africa's President Jacob Zuma gestures next to his Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa during the party's 104th anniversary celebrations in Rustenburg January 9, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Racism, Rustenburg and the ANC's 2016 challenges

By Greg Nicolson
Photo: Chairman Mao Zedong

Op-Ed: Zuma's 'Chairman Mao' moment

By J Brooks Spector
Photo: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with ministers in Caracas, in this handout picture provided by Miraflores Palace on January 9, 2016. REUTERS/Miraflores Palace/Handout via Reuters

Venezuela: The Light at the End of the Tunnel?

By International Crisis Group
People light candles during a street concert organized to highlight the situation in Burundi by PAWA254, an activist organization, in Kenya's capital Nairobi December 20, 2015. REUTERS/Noor Khamis

Africa in 2016: The stories we are watching

By Simon Allison
Photo: Sean Penn meeting El Chapo (photo taken by one of El Chapo's sons)

Sean Penn meeting, silver screen dreams help Mexican drug lord's downfall

By Reuters
South Africa's President Jacob Zuma, who is also the president of the ruling party, the African National Congress (ANC), waves with his cap as he arrives for the party's 104th anniversary celebrations in Rustenburg January 9, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

While you were sleeping: 11 January 2016

By John Stupart
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Video: Evita's Free Speech - Episode 16

By Pieter-Dirk Uys
Joan Barreda Bort of Spain rides his Honda during the fourth stage of the Dakar Rally 2016 in Jujuy province, Argentina, January 6, 2016. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

While you were sleeping: 8 January 2016

By John Stupart
Photo: People watch a huge screen broadcasting the government's announcement in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo released by Kyodo January 6, 2016. North Korea said it successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen nuclear bomb on Wednesday, claiming a significant advance in its strike capability and setting off alarm bells in Japan and South Korea. REUTERS/Kyodo

South Korea seeks US strategic weapons after North's nuclear test

By Reuters
Photo: Saudi King Salman (left) and Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (right). Both photos by Reuters.

Rupture with Iran may not have been Saudi aim, but Riyadh has no regrets

By Reuters
Photo: Times Square is seen from the observation level of the Empire State Building in the Manhattan borough of New York February 4, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Human imprint has thrust Earth into new geological epoch - study

By Reuters
Photo: U.S. President Barack Obama (L) pauses during a joint news conference with South Africa's President Jacob Zuma at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, June 29, 2013.   REUTERS/Jason Reed

Davies: Deal 'cracked' to keep South Africa in Agoa

By News24
Photo: Supporters of President-elect Roch Marc Kabore watch Kabore speak at his campaign headquarters in Ouagadougou, December 1, 2015. Roch Marc Kabore was proclaimed the winner of the presidential election in Burkina Faso and will become the country's first new leader in decades, the Independent National Electoral Commission said on Tuesday. REUTERS/Joe Penney

Burkina Faso: Transition, Act II

By International Crisis Group
Reed Hastings, co-founder and CEO of Netflix, delivers a keynote address at the 2016 CES trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada January 6, 2016. REUTERS/Steve Marcus TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

While you were sleeping: 7 January 2016

By John Stupart
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Netflix goes live in South Africa

By News24
Photo: Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz attends the final session of the South American-Arab Countries summit, in Riyadh November 11, 2015. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser

Analysis: How the Saudi king benefits from a cleric's execution

By Reuters
Photo: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un holds up his ballot during the fifth session of the 12th Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea at the Mansudae Assembly Hall in Pyongyang April 13, 2012, in this picture released by the North's KCNA on April 14, 2012. REUTERS/KCNA

United States and experts cast doubt on North Korea's H-bomb claim

By Reuters
Photo: England's Moeen Ali watches as South Africa's Chris Morris (L) drops a catch during the second cricket test match in Cape Town, South Africa, January 6, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Five things we learned from the second Test between South Africa and England

By Antoinette Muller
South Africa's Hashim Amla celebrates reaching his century as he is watched by teammate AB de Villiers (L) and England's Matt Prior (R) during the third cricket test match at Lord's in London August 19, 2012. REUTERS/Philip Brown

Hashim Amla quits as Test captain, AB de Villiers to take over

By Antoinette Muller
Photo: South Africa's Temba Bavuma (R) plays a shot as England's Jonny Bairstow looks on during the second cricket test match in Cape Town, South Africa, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Temba Bavuma: A lad from Langa who shattered cricket's glass ceiling

By Antoinette Muller
People take part in a mass rally at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang to mark North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's New Year Address in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on January 5, 2016.     REUTERS/KCNA

North Korea says successfully conducts first hydrogen bomb test

By Reuters
Photo: Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga fields questions from reporters on education in Cape Town, Tuesday, 26 February 2013. Picture: GCIS/SAPA

2015 matric pass rate drops to 70.7%

By News24
South Africa's Temba Bavuma celebrates scoring a century during the second cricket test match against England in Cape Town, South Africa, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Op-Ed: Temba Bavuma, the son of our soil

By Judith February
Photo: South Africa's Temba Bavuma celebrates scoring a century during the second cricket test match against England in Cape Town, South Africa, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

SA vs England, 2nd Test, day four: England survive as second test heads for stalemate

By Reuters
Photo: South African President Jacob Zuma looks up from his phone call to shake hands with U.S. President Barack Obama during a luncheon at the United Nations General Assembly in New York September 28, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

South Africa still working on US trade conditions as deadline expires

By Reuters
Photo: Lyft co-founders John Zimmers (L) and Logan Green speak on stage during a Founders Stories session at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 in San Francisco, California September 9, 2013. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

GM & Lyft set out self-driving car partnership, $500 million investment

By Reuters
Photo: South Africa's Hashim Amla plays a shot as England's Jonny Bairstow looks on during the second cricket test match in Cape Town, South Africa, January 4, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

SA vs England, 2nd Test, day two: Determined Amla returns to form as England toil

By Reuters
Photo: Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends an interview with Reuters, in Riyadh January 4, 2016. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser

Saudi Arabia recruits Sunni allies in row with Iran

By Reuters
Photo: Cars are seen at the Volkswagen Chattanooga Assembly Plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee November 4, 2015. Volkswagen told NHTSA that it would recall about 92,000 vehicles, which are some 2015 and 2016 models of Jetta, Passat, Golf and Beetle, in the United States. REUTERS/Tami Chappell

Volkswagen faces billions in penalties as US sues for environment violations

By Reuters
Photo: A file picture dated 20 November 2003 shows the P-26 platform of Brazilian petroleum company Petrobras, anchored 175 km from the shores of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where one hundred thousand oil barrels are extracted per day. EPA/MARCELO SAYAO

Big oil to cut investment again in 2016

By Reuters
Photo: Iranian protesters holding pictures of Shi'ite cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr burn a U.S. flag (R) and an Israeli flag during a demonstration against the execution of Nimr in Saudi Arabia, outside the Saudi Arabian Embassy in Tehran January, 3, 2016. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi/TIMA

Saudi Arabia cuts ties with Iran as row over cleric's death escalates

By Reuters
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Video: Evita's Free Speech - Episode 15

By Pieter-Dirk Uys
Photo: President John Dramani Mahama of Ghana addresses attendees during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York, September 30, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Ghana minister resigns over handling of power crisis

By Reuters
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Photo: Iraqi soldiers walk inside the government complex, that was recaptured from the Islamic state (IS) militants, in central Ramadi, west of Iraq, 28 December 2015. EPA/STR

Terrified families emerge from rubble after battle of Ramadi

By Reuters
Photo: Ursula Gauthier, a French journalist of the weekly l'Obs news magazine, gestures as a poster of China's President Xi Jinping is seen in the background during an interview with Reuters in Beijing, China December 29, 2015.REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

French journalist has to quit China after article on troubled Xinjiang

By Reuters
Photo: Iraqi army trucks take up position inside the government, that was recaptured from the Islamic state (IS) militants, in central Ramadi, west of Iraq, 28 December 2015. Iraqi troops recaptured the center of Ramadi, capital of the flashpoint western province of Anbar, from Islamic State militants. The recapture of Ramadi, which fell to Islamic State in May, is the most significant advance by government forces since they took the northern city of Tikrit at the end of March. EPA/STR

Iraqi Prime Minister vows to defeat ISIS in 2016

By Reuters
Photo: Iraqi military vehicles and troops advance towards the centre of Ramadi city, west of Iraq on 22 December 2015. EPA/STR

Iraqi army declares victory over Islamic State in Ramadi

By Reuters
Pope Francis kneels as he leads the Christmas night Mass in Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican December 24, 2015.  REUTERS/Tony Gentile

Pope, on Christmas, urges return to essential values

By Reuters
Photo: FIFA's new chief ethics investigator Swiss attorney Cornel Borbely pauses during an interview with Reuters in Zurich March 4, 2015. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

FIFA ethics committee unlikely to stop at Blatter & Platini

By Reuters
Photo: FIFA's suspended president Sepp Blatter holds a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland, December 21, 2015. Blatter will appeal against his eight-year ban by the world soccer body's ethics committee imposed on Monday, he told reporters. "I will fight for me and I will fight for FIFA," Blatter said, adding he would take his objections to FIFA's appeals body, go before the Lausanne-based sports arbitration panel, or take legal action under Swiss law if needed. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Frail but unapologetic, Blatter vows "I'll be back"

By Reuters
Photo: Blaise Compaore, President of Burkina Faso, during a news conference at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) after the Opening Ceremony of the 2008 session of the Council of International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday, November 12, 2008. EPA/DOMINIC FAVRE

Burkina Fasso issues warrant for ex-leader Compaore over Sankara murder

By Reuters
South Africa's Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan gestures during a media briefing after he was reappointed to the position on Sunday night by President Jacob Zuma in Pretoria, South Africa December 14, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Moody's sees Brazil 'perfect storm', vows patience on South Africa

By Reuters
Photo: A file picture dated 29 May 2015 of FIFA President Joseph Blatter (L) being congratulated by UEFA President Michel Platini (R) after his election as FIFA president during the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich, Switzerland. EPA/PATRICK B. KRAEMER

FIFA: Blatter and Platini banned for eight years

By Reuters
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Video: Evita's Free Speech - Episode 11

By Pieter-Dirk Uys
Photo: Kurdish people attend anti-government protest after an armed clash with members of Kurdish Workers Party (PKK), in Diyarbakir, Turkey, 12 November 2015. Turkey continue military strikes against PKK with ground operations and aerial campaigns. EPA/STR

ICG: The unbearable urgency of resuming Turkey/PKK peace talks

By International Crisis Group
South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan adjusts his glasses at a news conference during the annual IMF-World Bank meeting at the IMF headquarters building in Washington October 7, 2010. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Op-Ed: South Africa's most powerful man

By John Matisonn
Photo by Greg Nicolson, 12 February 2015, State of the Nation Address, Cape Town.

2015 Photo of the Year: President Jacob Zuma

By Sisonke Msimang
Photo: A military truck carrying a missile and a picture of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is seen during a parade marking the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war (1980-88), in Tehran September 22, 2015. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi

ICG: Iran after the Nuclear Deal

By International Crisis Group
Photo: A malnourished Somali refugee girl sits alone on a bed at a clinic run by Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) at Dagahaley camp, one of three camps that make up sprawling Dadaab refugee camp, in Dadaab, northeastern Kenya, on 02 August 2011. EPA/DAI KUROKAWA

Five years since the famine, Somali children are still stalked by the menace of hunger

By UNICEF
Photo: Shi'ite Muslims take part in a rally to commemorate Ashura in Kano, Nigeria October 24, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

ICG: New risks on Nigeria’s Shiite fault line

By International Crisis Group
Photo: A Burundian protester runs through smoke raising from a burning barricade during an anti-government demonstration in the capital Bujumbura, Burundi, 22 May 2015.  EPA/DAI KUROKAWA

2015: Africa for pessimists

By Simon Allison
Photo: Tanzania's then President-elect John Pombe Magafuli salutes members of the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi Party (CCM) at the party's sub-head office on Lumumba road in Dar es Salaam, October 30, 2015. REUTERS/Sadi Said

2015: Africa for Optimists

By Simon Allison
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Press Ombudsman's rulings against Sunday Times vindicate Pillay and van Loggerenberg

By Marianne Thamm
Photo: A photo dated 17 February 2010 and made available 14 December 2015 of then South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan waving as he walks to deliver the 2010 budget speech in parliament, Cape Town, South Africa. EPA/NIC BOTHMA

Pravin Gordhan vs Sunday Times: Press Ombudsman finds paper in breach, delivers a damning judgment

By Marianne Thamm
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Video: Evita's Free Speech - The Day of Reconciliation special

By Pieter-Dirk Uys
Photo: Military boots are displayed after they were recovered from suspected fighters following clashes in the capital Bujumbura, Burundi December 12, 2015. REUTERS/Jean Pierre Aime Harerimana

Crisis in Burundi: From non-interference to non-indifference, invoking the responsibility to protect

By Frank Charnas
Photo: A soldier from Mali surveys the scene of a terrorist attack at hotel Byblos in Sevare, Mali, 11 August 2015. EPA/STR

Mali: Peace from Below?

By International Crisis Group
Photo: South Africa's Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, gestures during a media briefing after he was re-appointed to the position on Sunday night by President Jacob Zuma in Pretoria, South Africa December 14, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Report: A press conference South Africa badly needed

By Greg Nicolson
Photo: Nigeria's outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan (L) congratulates incoming President Muhammadu Buhari after the handover at Eagle Square in Abuja, Nigeria May 29, 2015 REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

2015 Africans of the Year: Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari

By Simon Allison
Photo: A boy carries his belongings upon his arrival on the island of Lesvos after having crossed the Aegean Sea from Turkey in a rubber dinghy, Lesvos island, Greece, 11 October 2015. EPA/YANNIS KOLESIDIS

2015 International Person of the Year: The Refugee

By J Brooks Spector
Photo: Wayde Van Niekerk of South Africa on his way winning the men's 400m final during the Beijing 2015 IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium, also known as Bird's Nest, in Beijing, China, 26 August 2015. EPA/WU HONG

2015 South African Sportsperson of the Year: Wayde van Niekerk

By Antoinette Muller
Photo: Serena Williams of the Philippine Mavericks in action against Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of the Japan Warriors at the second leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines, 07 December 2015. EPA/MARK R. CRISTINO

2015 International Sportsperson of the Year: Serena Williams

By Antoinette Muller
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2015 South African Person of the Year: The Student

By Ranjeni Munusamy
Photo: South Africa's Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan gestures during a media briefing after he was reappointed to the position on Sunday night by President Jacob Zuma in Pretoria, South Africa December 14, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Game of Thrones, Pravin Gordhan edition: When the target reclaims the hot-seat by default

By Marianne Thamm
Photo: South Africa's Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan (L) chats with Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the Reserve Bank of South Africa, during a media briefing after Gordhan was reappointed to the position on Sunday night by President Jacob Zuma, in Pretoria, South Africa December 14, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Analysis: The day grownups took over

By Stephen Grootes
Original photo: South Africa's President Jacob Zuma laughs before answering questions about his State Of The Nation Address (SONA) in parliament in Cape Town, South Africa, 19 February 2015. EPA/NIC BOTHMA

Revolving finance ministers: Shock & continued calls for Zuma's recall

By Greg Nicolson
Photo: Two banners read 'Stop Climate Crimes' and 'Debout et Determines pour le Climat' (Raised and involved for Climate) as thousands of people demonstrate in front of the Eiffel Tower for climate change in Paris, France, 12 December 2015. EPA/ETIENNE LAURENT

The Paris Climate Agreement – a first look

By J Brooks Spector
Photo: Then South Africa's Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan speaks to President Jacob Zuma (R) during closing remarks during the 5th BRICS Summit in Durban, March 27, 2013. REUTERS/Rogan Ward.

Zuma climbs down, Gordhan takes up SA's rescue mission

By Ranjeni Munusamy
Photo by World of Rugby.

Cape Town Sevens scores on the pitch, but falls foul off it

By Antoinette Muller
Photo: U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (not in the picture) talks with South Africa's Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi after attending a PEPFAR (U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief) Transition Signing, at Delft South Clinic in Delft South, a suburb of Cape Town, August 8, 2012. REUTERS/Jacquelyn Martin/Pool

Health-E News: NHI White Paper doesn’t explain how it will get buy-in from private doctors

By HEALTH-E NEWS
Photo: Dr MATSHIDISO MOETI, the World Health Organisation’s Regional Director for Africa.

Op-Ed: Toward universal health coverage in Africa

By Matshidiso Moeti
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Review: Swan Lake on Ice

By Lesley Stones
Photo: A picture made available 27 November 2015 shows a handler putting his head between the gaping fangs of a crocodile during a show at the Samutprakarn Crocodile Farm and Zoo, Samutprakarn province, outside Bangkok, Thailand, 26 November 2015.  EPA/DIEGO AZUBEL

ICG: Thailand’s Lengthening Roadmap to Elections

By International Crisis Group
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Evita's Free Speech - Episode 9

By Pieter-Dirk Uys
Photo: South African President Jacob Zuma speaks during the 24th Congress of the Socialist International Congress in Cape Town, South Africa, 31 August 2012. EPA/NIC BOTHMA

Axing of Nene: Statements and Lies

By Stephen Grootes
Photo by Shaun Swingler.

Right of Response: When facts are also casualties – ABI and the Daily Maverick

By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter
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Barbara Hogan: Zuma must go

By GroundUp
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Axing of Nene: SA's Twittersphere voices country's fear and loathing

By Kyle Findlay
Photo of young Frank Sinatra by Reuters.

Ole Blue Eyes: Frank Sinatra at 100

By J Brooks Spector
Photo: England batsman Robert Key in action during the third Test against South Africa at Newlands, Cape Town. England batsman Robert Key (R) drives a delivery watched by South African wicket keeper AB de Villiers on day four of the third Test against South Africa at Newlands, Cape Town January 5, 2005. REUTERS/Howard Burditt

Putting AB de Villiers back behind the stumps is risky business

By Antoinette Muller
Photo: Members of Golekane! prepare to march at an anti-corruption rally in downtown Johannesburg in September 2015. Their banner reads, "SABMiller/ABI Killer: down with BEE lies, owner-driver scam." Photo credit: Shaun Swingler.

Casualties of Cola: THE MOVEMENT

By Daily Maverick Chronicle
Photo: President Jacob Zuma on the last day of the ANC's 53rd conference which saw him tighten his hold on the ANC. Mangaung 20 December 2012 Photo Greg Marinovich / NewsFire

The madness of King Zuma

By Ranjeni Munusamy
Photo: President Jacob Zuma speaks at the ANCYL gathering, Johannesburg, 26 November 2013. (Greg Nicolson)

Axing of Nene: A move that changed everything

By Stephen Grootes