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The man who would be king

The man who would be king

Cyril Ramaphosa is a shoo-in as the next president of the ANC and the country – but largely as the ANC’s  ‘default candidate’. The quintessential loyal party man. That’s how Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa ...

Child alone

Child alone

Of the 18.5 million South African children under 18, an astonishing 21% are orphans, 25% do not live with their parents and 60% live in poverty. Did you even think it possible? All this endless debate ...

Way off Target

Way off Target

Failing gun control measures are costing South Africa billions. By Gavin Foster Ever since the Firearms Control Act (FCA) of 2000 replaced the Arms and Ammunition Act of 1969, SAPS has lurched and stumbled erratically over ...

Horn of plenty

Horn of plenty

SANParks accused of rubbishing an anti-poaching measure so it can cash in on legalised trade. By Sipho Mwanza With three rhinos being killed in South Africa every day (1,004 in 2013), you’d think those responsible ...