Ugandan opposition politician Bobi Wine takes a selfie with Zimbabwe’s opposition leader Nelson Chamisa
Bobi Wine in Uganda does it; so do the Economic Freedom Fighters in South Africa. The red beret is worn to signify the revolutionary. Its power lies in a symbolism that combines art and politics.
Johannesburg: one of three South African cities in which coalitions have collapsed.
Successful coalition governance ultimately depends on political maturity and the ability to govern across divisions.
There are at least four ways in which directors can be responsible for reckless or fraudulent trading.
A Zulu household, from an 1895 book called The Colony of Natal: An Official Illustrated Handbook and Railway Guide.
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A new history book shows how entanglements of race, gender, class and sexuality in South Africa flow from the moral contradictions of the settler colonial state.
Large estates in Vietnam were collectivised.
Land reform has always been closely tied to shifts in the wider political economy of countries.
The red gum, or Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehnh.
Understanding invasive trees' ecology and history is crucial to developing effective management practices.
Distress is normally identified when a company is no longer profitable, when it's not a going concern anymore, when it has major problems.
People affected by xenophobic violence queue prior to being transported back to their countries from Johannesburg, South Africa.
The experiences of non-nationals in South Africa’s public health care system are more complex and varied than implied by the dominant discourse on "medical xenophobia"
A Nigerian child receives a dose of the polio vaccine.
Now is not the time to ease up the prevention effort, or decades of progress could be undone.
HIV-infected and exposed children are vulnerable to vaccine-preventable diseases.
Effective health care interventions are very important for sub-Saharan Africa because the region has a high burden of vaccine-preventable diseases.
Best-selling Nigerian novelist and literary superstar Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
African literary prizes are slowly becoming more relevant and richer, thanks to writers organising on the continent.
Nowhere in South Africa is the migrant population as dense as in inner-city Johannesburg.
HIV is a condition that must be managed, not just medically, but also socially, tackling stigma, social anxieties and the risks of disclosure.
The use of HIV-positive organs is now a well-established practice in South Africa.
New research supports kidney transplants from HIV-positive donors to recipients with HIV.
A number of factors contribute to the lower rates of uptake of HIV treatment by adolescents.
There's an urgent need for interventions to increase uptake of antiretroviral therapy and improve services for adolescents.
There are different types of drought and how they affect different sectors of society varies.
Not all droughts are the same and South Africa needs to have a targeted approach to each type.
Attitudes to banks are changing. This requires them to be more customer centric, and to take their role in society more seriously.
Game farms in South Africa often supply the canned hunting sector.
Private game farming isn't being managed in a socially or environmentally sustainable way.
The white liberal establishment, both inside and outside the Democratic Alliance, holds on to its race-blindness by distorting the South African idea of “non-racialism”.
Women have to push through barriers to access higher education.
The impact of climate change on agriculture will affect food supplies.
The impact of climate change on agriculture and food production is clear: the sector will suffer. Here's what needs to be done.