Land is a contentious and emotive issue.
Some South African land owners feel like the current debate portrays them as being opposed to reform rather than cooperative.
South Africans debating the zero rating of certain products for VAT purposes must realise it isn't a panacea for poor people and should be accompanied by other policies.
Many rural communities across Africa have dropped kerosene lighting for various electrical lights.
A lighting revolution is underway across Africa that's occurred largely without government or donor involvement.
The Vaal River in Gauteng, South Africa’s richest province, is polluted.
South Africa's local governments lack a clear separation of legislative and executive powers.
US President Donald Trump is accused of siding with white right wing groups on South Africa’s land reform issue.
The US president's comments about South Africa's land reform stem from his view that whites are under attack from blacks.
The review of South Africa's list of zero rated VAT items faces a tricky challenge of shielding the poor while ensuring that the relief isn't exploited.
The push to nationalise South Africa's Reserve Bank is informed by the mistaken view that private shareholders affect monetary policy.
Under representation of women in the science and engineering career fields is a result of poor work life balance.
Democratic Alliance leader, Mmusi Maimane is struggling to grow the party further.
South Africa's official opposition, the Democratic Alliance needs to face its racial dilemmas.
Findings from South Africa's Health Market Inquiry makes recommendations to close the information gap between service providers and consumers.
Mombasa passenger station using Chinese-built and funded trains.
The Belt and Road Initiative will not be starting entirely from scratch. China has already invested heavily in several African railways.
Domination of key South African markets by a few players, as displayed in the healthcare market inquiry, may require authorities to consider breaking up monopolies.
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is accused of pandering to Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini (right) and other traditional leaders.
South Africa's ruling party, the ANC , is mishandling the process leading towards land expropriation without compensation.
Lacklustre economic activity has rendered millions of South Africans unemployed and poor.
It's becoming increasingly difficult to take South Africa's ruling party seriously when it talks about economic reform.
Thousands marched to demand an end to xenophobic violence in South Africa recently.
A survey shows 70% of South Africans feel immigrants pose a threat to the country.
South African land reform debates reflect a tricky balance of power post Jacob Zuma’s rule.
South Africans can't afford to let the land debate be reduced to a shouting match.
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is walking a tight on land reform.
Clarifying when and how the South African constitution allows for expropriation of land without compensation will strengthen property rights.
In 2016, about 16 million people in Kenya couldn’t afford to meet their basic needs – which include food and shelter.
Statistics suggest that the fight against poverty is far from being won in Kenya.