unemployment
Chasing money away

Chasing money away

Namibia: the new nationalism A raft of legislation introduced since last year may have the opposite effect from the one claimed By Frederico Links Since taking office on March 21st last year, President Hage Geingob’s...

Blow, wind, blow

Blow, wind, blow

Southern Africa: economic nationalism ‘Empowerment’ benefits political elites while businesses are spooked and citizens are left with nothing but empty promises By Ray Ndlovu A wind of economic nationalism is blowing...

CASE STUDY: Mbizana, a rural South African municipality

CASE STUDY: Mbizana, a rural South African municipality

In Mbizana, informal businesses keep some afloat Last year, GGA published its first local government survey, which ranked South Africa’s 234 local and metro municipalities according to a select number of factors...