Lord Hain’s novel is set in South Africa in the mid-1990s, when poachers and rangers were killing each other in an undeclared bush war and the only winners were those at the top. Review by Glyn Ford.
Although Apartheid is over, its influence continues to intrude in virtually every waking moment of a Black person’s life in South Africa, says Kelebogile Motswatswa.
Despite cosmetic changes, a deeply ingrained culture based on racism continues to distort South African sport. Mushtak Parker reports.
An insurgency that has claimed 3,000 lives and is threatening to upend the state seems to be of little concern to the country’s neighbours or even the AU. Mushtak Parker reports.
As the deadly new mutant variant of Covid-19 continues to wreak havoc in South Africa, salvaging the economy will require a miracle, says Mushtak Parker.
The ire of social media trolls directed at Afreximbank for giving a credit facility to Zimbabwe in its hour of need is completely unwarranted, says Anver Versi.