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Another five years of Jacob Zuma
ANC scores a major electoral victory despite hopes for change on the political scene of South Africa.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 19:44 GMT
Move to challenge S Africa's Zuma fails
Would-be presidential candidate appears to have changed her mind about merger of her party with main opposition group.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 18:28 GMT
S Africa opposition to field black candidate
Mamphela Ramphele, founder of Agang party, becomes Democratic Alliance's first black candidate for presidential post.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 18:25 GMT
Commemorating African independence
Many of the architects of African independence never got a chance to see the fruits of their labour.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 15:07 GMT
Episode 2: Sharing Archbishop Tutu's dream
The young leaders have an emotional meeting with Desmond Tutu and are warned of the pitfalls of leading in Africa.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 13:18 GMT
The blindspots of Western feminists
Working women should not feel ashamed if they are unable to be the do-it-all mothers idealised by some feminists.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2012 07:14 GMT
Celebration and criticism as the ANC turns 100
Reflecting on the first 100 years of Africa's oldest liberation movement, celebrating its centenary today.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2012 18:08 GMT
Understanding black power in South Africa
Seventeen years after apartheid, the black power movement remains strong, countering ongoing race issues.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 19:32 GMT
Tears and gas: a call to mobilise
Getting nowhere at home, Israel's Palestine solidarity activists push a global call for action.
Jesse Rosenfeld and Joseph Dana
Last updated: 03 Jan 2011 10:31 GMT
Sharpeville: Legacy of a massacre
Challenges continue to dog South Africa 50 years after black protesters were gunned down.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2010 03:27 GMT
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