The country still has a way to go in addressing the challenges of social inequity. But there has been some progress in every sphere of government.
South African customary law should be understood from the perspective of dissonance between the past and the present.
Some caregivers reported seeing improvements in their children's schoolwork and behaviour at school.
While South Africa should pay careful attention to all its existing trade and economic relations, particular attention should go to its intra-African economic relations.
Although it's failed to deliver democracy to citizens, Nigeria is not the collapsed and disintegrated entity which a 2005 US National Intelligence Council analysis predicted it would become by 2020.
Justice Raymond Zondo found that the test for recusal had not been met.
There are individual activists and political groupings who believe violent action is legitimate and use the circumstances to actively drive such behaviour.
Radio and television were found to be potentially highly influential in promoting positive public attitudes towards immigrants.
The proposed new law has a long history. The country has been trying for almost 12 years now to come up with expropriation legislation that is in line with the constitution.
The effects of climate change and mitigation are not just unequal between countries but also within countries.
Although society portrays a woman who earns a living as free and empowered, outdated values and stereotypes still promote discrimination against female breadwinners.
Although the Nigerian government has announced the disbanding of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, protesters have not let up. They are now calling for wider reforms.
The first of a series of fatal flaws in the idea is about where to draw the line.
Racial, ethnic and class inequities regarding gifted and talented services are found in most school districts.
Clashes between mining companies and communities are often about the age-old question of whether mining, with its adverse impacts, can benefit the many or only a selected few.
Claiming a right to determine reality by mere say-so is becoming increasingly commonplace, but we should never get used to it.
While restrictions on civil and political liberties may be necessary to protect lives, human rights law requires that they go no further than what's strictly necessary to achieve this goal.
Teachers still hold the key to children’s learning and no keyboard or screen can replace their role.
Through his work, the Argentinian cartoonist Joaquin Salvador Lavado Tejon, known to all as Quino, engaged in pointed social critique on a range of topics that are even more relevant today.
Emergency relief measures were operational for six months and are due to end soon. But the impacts of COVID-19 will be felt long after.