Most South Africans believe the report into state capture must be followed up to ensure that those responsible for rampant corruption are held accountable.
The right to free and fair elections may be undermined if political parties cannot campaign due to COVID-19 restrictions by the state.
The Chief Justice needs to have a single-minded and unyielding commitment to constitutional democracy and constitutional values, including social justice.
It’s not convincing to argue that the political parties would not be able to campaign as they have done in the past.
Concerns about socioeconomic well-being were the main reason why people voted for a certain political party.
Arbitration hearings into the deaths of mentally ill patients has brought to light shocking cruelty and neglect on the part of South African officials.
South Africa’s Constitutional Court has repeatedly stepped in to protect vulnerable people and to perform what former deputy chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke calls its “transformative role”.
The retirement of Dikgang Moseneke, one of South Africa’s eminent judges and the Constitutional Court’s deputy chief justice, is a moment to reflect on the court’s place in society and his legacy.