I was invited to participate in BBC World Service 'Africa have your say' call-in programme to discuss Zuma's request to Gordon Brown that sanctions be lifted. I was given 30 seconds very near the end of the programme, and I handled it poorly. This post is to make up for it :)
Friday 5 March 2010
By Andy on Friday 5 March 2010, 09:19 - Politics
Wednesday 3 February 2010
By Andy on Wednesday 3 February 2010, 17:00 - Politics
Tuesday 16 December 2008
By Andy on Tuesday 16 December 2008, 13:03
The African National Congress has led South Africa since 1994 - the start of majority rule. Disaffection with Jacob Zuma's recall of Thabo Mbeki has set an unwanted ball in motion - a potential split of the party before the next election.
Monday 24 December 2007
By Andy on Monday 24 December 2007, 10:29
Tuesday 18 December 2007
By Andy on Tuesday 18 December 2007, 15:23
Wednesday 14 November 2007
By Andy on Wednesday 14 November 2007, 19:32
The next president of South Africa will be chosen this December at the December ANC conference in Limpopo. This is a tiny subset of the electorate that make this important decision.