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Justice Malala is an award-winning journalist, TV host, political commentator and newspaper columnist. He writes regularly for the Sunday Times and Financial Mail, among others, and is the resident political analyst for e.tv and eNews Channel Africa.

Some long-time ANC ‘loyalists’now want out — seriously


If former ANC treasurer-general Mathews Phosa is to be believed, there are rumblings of yet another breakaway formation ...

New leadership, ideas, solutions needed to fix SA’s problems


There is a rising sense of despair and disquiet in our beautiful land.This is nothing new, of course. Many of us have ...

Wenzeni uZuma?’ — a song that subverts our democracy


Ramaphosa was met with heckling and extended renditions of ‘Wenzeni uZuma?’ (‘What has Zuma done?’ in Zulu) when he ...

Voters must dump broken ANC


We all know the ANC is broken.

No logical case for ANC to stay in power


Imagine that the ANC brought some of its best minds into one room and set them a challenge. “Make a case to the SA ...

SA’s laws aren’t lacking — enforcement is


In the wake of the Enyobeni Tavern deaths, President Cyril Ramaphosa last week joined calls for the legal drinking age ...

State Security Agency’s failure has cost country billions


Climate change is real, but unless it helps line ANC pockets, it won’t be taken seriously

Toppling of Mbeki in 2008 a ruthless ‘coup’ led by a kleptocratic elite


President Thabo Mbeki was not “pushed out” by a benign ANC leadership in September 2008.

SA’s patience running thin, Cyril


If Ramaphosa will not tell us the whole truth about the theft at his game farm, what does he have to hide?

SA too easily distracted from real crises facing its people


With 45% of the population unemployed, we can’t afford to allow greed and power to distract us from our priorities