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21 Jan 2020 Tribute to Eric Sphiwe ‘Pilo’ Nkomo, by Lawrence Siphiwe Masuku

To say a baobab has fallen among the “young lions” generation sounds like an understatement when referring to the passing of Comrade Eric Sphiwe “Pilo” Nkomo, fondly known to many as Pilo.… Read more

22 May 2018 Decide, commit and succeed (or fail) – but deciding and committing is a must

It was a Sunday morning at the end of February 2016, and I was reading my newspaper when my phone rang. It was a call from the then newly appointed Member of the Executive Council (“MEC”)… Read more

23 Oct 2017 Funding and financing human settlement mega projects in Gauteng

1. Mega projects are human settlement projects that consist of more than 10 000 residential units. In the words of Gauteng Premier David Makhura: “Mega human settlements represent a… Read more

04 Nov 2016 The role of the ANC as an effective opposition in the City of Johannesburg

Writing in the ANC TODAY on 25 September 2016, in a paper titled Repositioning the ANC in Society, Comrade Lebogang Maile reminds us of the opening address to the 48th national conference… Read more

14 Jul 2015 Policy prejudice against the taxi industry

Sibusiso Buthelezi is a strategic adviser to both the South African National Taxi Council and the National Taxi Alliance. Read his memorandum below that discusses policy prejudice against… Read more