The continent is seeing the first tremors in a massive upswelling of change impacting society, politics, business and culture. It is being driven, ... like all revolutions, by the young and by the technology they wield
On the steps of Cape Town City Hall on 11 February to celebrate the 28th anniversary of the release of Nelson Mandela from prison in Paarl, African ... National Congress (ANC) president Cyril Ramaphosa promised "a new beginning" for the party and the country under his watch. But Ramaphosa will be in the state presidency for less than a year before the 2019 national elections, and this means he will have to choose carefully the priorities that will deliver maximum impact over a short period.
Black South Africans are tired of waiting to get their land back. In 1994, hopes soared that the government would start to return land to the ... landless. The lack of action has fuelled demands for a more radical approach that the new ANC leadership cannot ignore
The announcement of a "managed separation" of Old Mutual's global and emerging-market assets finally brings some clarity for Nedbank, which has ... lived with uncertainty over the intentions of Old Mutual South Africa for several years.
‘We can bring all these brands to the party’: South African billionaire Christo Wiese reshuffles his empire
After failing to merge major retailers Steinhoff and ShopRite last year, South African billionaire investor Christo Wiese is trying new ways ... to get the companies he has invested in to work closer together as they expand across the continent
President Jacob Zuma has led the governing ANC party to the lowest point in its history due to corruption, and South Africa is reverting to the ... racist state, says the activist, former first lady and ANC stalwart, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela