ANC Policies [Continies To] Sideline The Poor

ANC Top 6, Deputy Secretary General Jesse Duarte, Secretary general Ace Magashuele, National Chairperson Gwede Mantashe, President Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President DD Mabuza and Treasure General Paul Mashitile hold hands after they were announced at the 54th ANC Elective Conference in Nasrec. PICTURE: Masi Losi

Politically, the ANC has completely shifted its guiding compass from being concerned with resolving the national question to being worried about rating agencies, writes PEDRO MZILENI Anyone who is emotionally and intellectually connected to the […]

Why Is South Africa’s Unemployment Rate So High?

South Africa's unemployment numbers reveal chronic joblessness. PICTURE: EPA/Nic Bothma

To understand the South African unemployment problem, we need to confront the legacies of our history, writes VIMAL RANCHHOD  South Africa’s unemployment rate is one of the highest in the world. It is consistently measured […]