South Africa's local governments lack a clear separation of legislative and executive powers.
Over a third of pupils in the Gauteng province still travel more than five kilometres to school.
More than 90% of violent crimes in South Africa fall outside the categories named in the police's new anti-crime strategy.
By expanding our understanding of streets and enhancing their design, every street corner could become a space to socialise, to exercise, to play, or to trade.
Are different ways of governing emerging from South Africa's cities governed by opposition coalitions?
Recent events suggest that South Africa's government may be resorting to short-term measures to pacify anger over lack of housing. But what's needed is a major overhaul of the housing policy.
South African President Jacob Zuma's follies cost the ANC dearly during last year’s election. Is it too late for the party to save itself come 2019?