The IRR’s transformation audit, in its January issue of Fast Facts, reveals that racial transformation of the South African workplace, asset ownership and state institutions has been significant and continues to improve. Read more
The civil rights organisation AfriForum and the Transvaal Agricultural Union of South Africa (TAU SA) today announced a disturbing rise in farm attacks and farm murders for 2016 with the announcement of the official figures during a media conference in Centurion. Read more
58% – Approximately the percentage of eligible voters who did not vote in this year’s election. 92% – The percentage of municipalities whose finances this year are worrying. 4 – The number of negative records set by the Springboks in 2016. Read more
[Source: Times Live by Julia Madibogo.]
South Africa has dropped three places in the good governance rankings in Africa. Read more
[Source: SABC News by Angela Bolowana. Read the report here.]
Researchers have warned the African National Congress (ANC) that the longer President Jacob Zuma stays in power, the more costly it could be for the party.
University of Johannesburg (UJ) researchers say anecdotal evidence shows that party president, Jacob Zuma, has lost favour with ANC voters. Read more