#Remembering #NobyNgombane, murdered 2005: Torture and irregularities in Free State murder probe

Introduction December 2017. This is reprinted at the time when Ace Magashule was elected Secretary-General of the ANC. Continue reading

Isu Laloo Chiba-struggle veteran we can learn much from today (Sunday Times 10 December 2017 (article may be behind paywall)


South Africa’s ANC conference:What can we expect (Al Jazeera, 13 December 2017)


Will continuing crises of 2017 persist? (Polity 11 December 2017, reprinted Daily Maverick and enca.com)

Although the year has not yet ended we can say it has been marked by a series of crises.   Continue reading

ANC in December: what is at stake? (Polity 3 December 2017, reprinted in Daily Maverick and enca.com)

Fairly often it is suggested that the ANC may not be able to hold its December conference Continue reading