NEWS & ANALYSIS

 
Anthea Jeffrey says that the more indirect expropriation is sanctioned and applauded, the more state powers of this kind will expand
 
 
 
Eddie Cross says political system has devolved into a quasi military regime with many centers of competing power
Peter Fabricius asks whether the African Standby Force is nearly ready for action?
Isaac Mpho Mogotsi writes on the pitfalls of the DA leader trying to cast himself in the mould of the US President
Shawn Hagedorn says that in both countries politicians prefer to entrench the privileges of powerful factions rather than create a dynamic economy