Mapping study on journalism training in Africa

The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), in partnership with the Fojo Media Institute (Linnaeus University, Sweden), has conducted a mapping study of journalism training centres in sub-Saharan Africa. The study’s report was launched on 9 December 2020 through a...

2008 Ruth First Lecture by Hillary Joffee

On a dark and stormy morning in January Eskom made a decision that was to have a huge impact on the economy and on the political landscape. It declared an emergency, “force majeure: it told its largest customers that it could not guarantee them power. It was a...
Law Focus – Blacklisting of Maintenance defaulters

Law Focus – Blacklisting of Maintenance defaulters

The Department of Justice just passed into law the Maintenance Amendment Act that seeks inter alia to blacklist defaulters of maintenance support. It also seeks to speed up the process of locating the suspect in the event of a complaint. Law Focus this week seeks to...