Delivering the fifth annual Onkgopotse Tiro Memorial Lecture a few weeks ago at the University of Limpopo, Kenyan intellectual Patrick Lumumba said that, “when history is written and written properly”, we would apologise to former president Thabo Mbeki, writes Molifi Tshabalala.
Australia’s prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, says he will not be accepting New Zealand’s offer to take refugees from the Manus Island detention centre at this time and will consider other offers only ... Read more
You have to admit it’s a tough life for senior Hong Kong government officials. Fail to pose the right question on a sociopolitical issue or answer incorrectly and people will attack for lack of ... Read more
The local MP for a community that had its historic cemetery vandalised breaks down while describing the extent of the desecration, with the SA Government promising to help pay for the repairs. Read more
Behind this bucolic industry is a multibillion-dollar battle between China’s big tech companies and Silicon Valley, and the nightmare of vandals and parking If there is one sad fact that technology ha ... Read more
Investigative journalist Jacques Pauw has no sleepless nights over threats by the State Security Agency (SSA) to take him to court for his book, The President’s Keepers, which went on sale last weeken ... Read more
Five people who took part in the #BlackMonday protests against farm murders this week have appeared in courts around the country, or have received summons to appear, on charges that they contravened t ... Read more