Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery


18 Sep 2019 | Behind the arrests: Hundreds of xenophobic attack suspects in custody, but is the 'just a crime' approach working?

The Johannesburg Magistrate's Court's register of new cases for the first 10 or so days of September reads, as ever, like a typical South African horr...

18 Sep 2019 | South Africa: Behind the Arrests - Hundreds of Xenophobic Attack Suspects in Custody, but Is the 'Just a Crime' Approach Working?

The Johannesburg Magistrate's Court's register of new cases for the first 10 or so days of September reads, as ever, like a typical South African horr...

16 Sep 2019 | Anti-immigrant hate crime in South Africa

Mobs have attacked foreign-owned businesses on the streets of at least three South African cities in recent days. This has caused outrage across Afric...

13 Sep 2019 | Research on anti-immigrant hate in South Africa

A research by Human Science Research Council (HSRC) have revealed what drives anti-immigrant hate in South Africa. Mobs have attacked foreign-owned bu...

12 Sep 2019 | South Africa: Xenophobia, Deep Roots, Today's Crisis

As Daniel Magaziner wrote in South Africa´s Business Day on September 9, the current xenophobic violence in South Africa is hardly unique to tha...

10 Sep 2019 | How fears about jobs drive anti-migrant sentiment in South Africa

One of the major problems facing South Africa is anti-immigrant violence. The seriousness of this problem was highlighted in a recent report on hate c...

9 Sep 2019 | What Research Reveals About Drivers Of Anti-immigrant Hate Crime In South Africa

Mobs have attacked foreign-owned businesses on the streets of at least three South African cities in recent days. This has caused outrage across Afric...

6 Sep 2019 | World Economic Forum for Africa

World economic forum for Africa, Nigeria Leads Other African Countries In Boycotting WEF, Ramaphosa on Gender Based Violence, Mugabe Is Dead, and much...

5 Sep 2019 | Experts Sound Warning On Government's Failure To Deal With Xenophobia

Experts have warned of the creation of divisive and destructive politics should the government not deal with rising anti-immigration sentiments.They s...

22 Jul 2019 | President did not need to disclose CR17 funds says advocate

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Sunday that he would seek a judicial review of the Public Protector's findings against him. Capetalk interviewe...