The Albanese government has devised a strong model for the new National Anti-Corruption Commission with robust powers and suitable accountability mechanisms.
Other countries disqualify political officials and prevent them from holding office more often than the US does. There are benefits and potential risks to using this kind of legal tactic.
Creating employment and fighting corruption are two of the subjects discussed in the wide ranging discussion.
Ramaphosa’s presidency has been dogged by several controversies related to his business interests.
A policy intended to help the majority of South Africans improve their lives has instead been abused to benefit only a few.
A government filing on August 30, 2022, alleges that efforts were likely taken “to obstruct the government’s investigation” into classified documents held at Donald Trump’s Florida home.
To his credit, former South African president Thabo Mbeki set up anti-corruption institutions that survived his own efforts to erode them.
Nigeria’s next president will be saddled with a near comatose economy. Here are four priorities that would make the difference.
A search warrant expert breaks down the affidavit the FBI used to search Mar-a-Lago, and the national security concerns it presents.
Trump’s lawsuit against the FBI has been criticized as baseless. But it spotlights a loophole in federal law that doesn’t protect people’s rights when they are subjected to a search warrant.
A legal scholar analyzes the unsealed warrant for the FBI’s recent search of Donald Trump’s home and the list of materials seized there. The implications for Trump are potentially grave.
The country urgently needs more people who are committed to living decently to undo the systemic humiliation caused by political and economic institutions.
There’s a high bar for a federal judge to grant a search warrant, indicating there is probable cause that Trump committed a crime by holding classified documents at Mar-a-Lago.
The deliberations were characterised by disingenuous, counter-factual policy pronouncements, and de facto denials of the ANC’s culpability in causing many of the current problems facing the country.
Other recent conflicts that resulted in war crimes allegations help explain how complex it will be to gather evidence of war crimes in Ukraine – and provide answers for families of victims of the war.
Non-racialism is one of the unexamined dogmas of the governing ANC, which has never fully understood how white racism functions.
Experts, and not those with deep pockets or connections, should be charged with making the decisions that affect us all
Despite some wins, the NSW premier faces multiplying challenges eight months from the next election
The peasantry still provides almost all the resources of the party-state, yet most of the agrarian policy decisions are taken without consultation.
Dos Santos was a withdrawn president. His silence produced an aura of power and the cult of personality that surrounded him.