AFRICA CONFIDENTIAL

Botswana's uncivil society / Hannibal Gaddafi runs amok.
BIG BOYS IN THE PARK

BIG BOYS IN THE PARK

In the battle over Huddle Park, Cyril is a winner and Tokyo a loser. For Huddle Park’s 300 young Tiger Woods wannabe’s the message is clear: on your bikes back to the townships, kids.
A DEPRESSING ALTERNATIVE

A DEPRESSING ALTERNATIVE

James Sanders' idiosyncratic views of the Democratic Alliance - and ideas as to what Tony Leon should do next.
THE OLIGARCHS

THE OLIGARCHS

We all recognise that South Africa’s four “oligarchs” - Cyril Ramaphosa, Tokyo Sexwale, Saki Macozoma and Patrice Motsepe - possess power, but what are the networks that support and perpetuate that authority? And to whom are they accountable?
KEBBLE WAFFLE

KEBBLE WAFFLE

Brett Kebble's loyal PR man, David Barritt, had a hard time defending his boss on Cape Talk radio. He did manage to get in a few good swipes at noseweek - but we can take it!
ALL IN THE PEBBLE BED TOGETHER

ALL IN THE PEBBLE BED TOGETHER

Why would South Africa, which has never been a nuclear pioneer, spend billions developing an unapproved design – rejected by the French, Germans and the Americans – instead of buying a tried and tested nuclear reactor from France, one of the world’s leading nuclear countries?
SCHOOL OF SHADY BUSINESS

SCHOOL OF SHADY BUSINESS

Professors at Wits Business School have for years been running a secret company to receive payments that should have gone to the University.
CIVIL WAR IN MADIBALAND

CIVIL WAR IN MADIBALAND

Nelson Mandela is about to serve legal papers on his celebrated former attorney, Ismail Ayob, demanding that Ayob render a full accounting for the entire period of his supervision of Mandela's financial affairs. A source close to the former president told noseweek that he believed R30m "and perhaps much more" that should have accrued to Mandela or his trusts had found its way "elsewhere" under Ayob's direction.
BIG BOYS IN THE PARK

BIG BOYS IN THE PARK

In the battle over Huddle Park, Cyril is a winner and Tokyo a loser. For Huddle Park’s 300 young Tiger Woods wannabe’s the message is clear: on your bikes back to the townships, kids. ...
 

AFRICA CONFIDENTIAL

Botswana's uncivil society / Hannibal Gaddafi runs amok. ...

BIG BOYS IN THE PARK

BIG BOYS IN THE PARK

In the battle over Huddle Park, Cyril is a winner and Tokyo a loser. For Huddle Park’s 300 young Tiger Woods wannabe’s the message is clear: on your bikes back to the townships, kids. ...

A DEPRESSING ALTERNATIVE

A DEPRESSING ALTERNATIVE

James Sanders' idiosyncratic views of the Democratic Alliance - and ideas as to what Tony Leon should do next. ...

THE OLIGARCHS

THE OLIGARCHS

We all recognise that South Africa’s four “oligarchs” - Cyril Ramaphosa, Tokyo Sexwale, Saki Macozoma and Patrice Motsepe - possess power, but what are the networks that support and perpetuate that authority? And to whom ...

KEBBLE WAFFLE

KEBBLE WAFFLE

Brett Kebble's loyal PR man, David Barritt, had a hard time defending his boss on Cape Talk radio. He did manage to get in a few good swipes at noseweek - but we can take ...

ALL IN THE PEBBLE BED TOGETHER

ALL IN THE PEBBLE BED TOGETHER

Why would South Africa, which has never been a nuclear pioneer, spend billions developing an unapproved design – rejected by the French, Germans and the Americans – instead of buying a tried and tested nuclear ...

SCHOOL OF SHADY BUSINESS

SCHOOL OF SHADY BUSINESS

Professors at Wits Business School have for years been running a secret company to receive payments that should have gone to the University. ...

CIVIL WAR IN MADIBALAND

CIVIL WAR IN MADIBALAND

Nelson Mandela is about to serve legal papers on his celebrated former attorney, Ismail Ayob, demanding that Ayob render a full accounting for the entire period of his supervision of Mandela's financial affairs. A source ...