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The state of local governance in South Africa

The state of local governance in South Africa

Why effective governance is important beyond the 2021 municipal elections As South Africa prepares for the upcoming Local Government Elections on the 27th of October 2021, the contested nature of local government will...

Rocky ride for Nigeria’s power sector

Rocky ride for Nigeria’s power sector

West Africa's powerhouse - bedevilled by infrastructural decay, corruption, inefficiency and lack of capacity   Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa’s largest economy in GDP terms, is one of the most underpowered countries...

A very expensive white elephant

A very expensive white elephant

The Stiegler’s Gorge project is a 48-year-old folly that will not deliver the energy security that President John Magufuli seems convinced it will Every aspirant dictator seems to want at least one Soviet-style...