February 18, 2021

A false Sense of judicial exceptionalism and unfounded allegations against judges are a danger to the judiciary and the country

By: Aubrey Matshiqi What should reign supreme – political constitutionalism or legal constitutionalism? In a democracy, what should hold sway – the supremacy of the Constitution […]
February 18, 2021

The State of the Nation that was not to be

By: Sanusha Naidu Introduction It is with humility that I write this blog reflecting on President Cyril Ramaphosa’s 2021 State of the Nation Address (SONA). Of […]
February 16, 2021

Strengthening CSOs Intervention Capacities for Lessening xenophobic tendencies among African Migrants, South Africans and duty-bearers in KZN

By: Democracy Development Program (DDP) Post Title Mapping Research Consultant Activity To conduct mapping research of migrant economic/entrepreneurial activities Contract duration 1 to 30 April 2021 […]
February 16, 2021

Development of Curricula and Training Manual for CSOs training

Activity 1.2.1: To produce modules and training materials: Consultancy commencement:             22 February 2021 Submission of final deliverables:        22 March 2021 ********************** Assignment title:             MANUAL […]
February 15, 2021

The public debate: a cure worse than the disease

By: Prof Steven Friedman HOLDING the government to account is key to any democracy. But when those able to do this denounce the government whatever it […]
February 15, 2021

COVID 19 Impact May Exacerbate Existing Educational Inequalities in South Africa.

By: Norah Hashim Msuya To contain the spread of COVID-19, most countries worldwide have decided to close educational institutions temporarily. However, learning has not stopped but […]
February 15, 2021

Pre-SONA 2021 Analysis

 
February 15, 2021

SONA 2021 Post Analysis

We are back with our special SONA 2021 Live broadcast from our Salt River studios. We have our panel of experts this evening to continue giving […]
February 12, 2021

Weekly economic report

  In this week’s economic report, we look at the following: -Nedbank linked to the extraction of millions during the period of state capture -SONA preview […]