What if the ANC elections are stolen, what then?

  Most internal elections (in any party) are tense affairs. There are winners and losers and bruised egos to be accommodated. That is normal. But for many, if not most delegates, this election is a struggle for the heart and soul of the ANC. As election day gets closer, tensions are rising. The election is …

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Is P.W. Zuma planning a coup?

Is P.W. Zuma planning a coup? That was the first thought that came into my mind as I read about the "Draft state of emergency regulations". Before you suggest I am exaggerating, read below: BOLD "security officers would have the authority to cut all communication channels, including Internet access, and search, detain or arrest any …

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Cyril by a landslide – the only good option – here is why

Few commentators are commenting on the best case conference outcome scenario - Ramaphasa by a landslide - whole slate elected. Why the best case? If corruption in South Africa is to be really tackled before the next national election in 2019, the deeply corrupted governing party needs to be totally cleansed. Cleansed at the cabinet, parliamentary, …

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