EFF POISED TO UP THE PARLIAMENTARY ANTE

This article was published in Juta Law’s Legalbrief Today on Tuesday 14 May 2019. The EFF’s performance in South Africa’s recent general elections may not have been as spectacular as its leaders predicted, but 19 more seats in the National Assembly represents a 76% increase in the party’s ability to influence the parliamentary process. Apart from […]

HOW REALISTIC ARE THE PRESIDENT’S ELECTIONEERING PROMISES?

I often wonder what the late Eric Molobi, co-founder of Kagiso Trust Investments, would have thought of all the shenanigans associated with the ruling party. Having begun his political career with the Black Consciousness Movement, he changed allegiance after a spell on Robben Island – where he was apparently ‘re-educated’ at the knee of none […]