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OPINION: Putin has a new plan to hold power over Russia forever

Jan 19 2020 19:00

In his state of the nation address on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed a sweeping constitutional reform that would give him several options to retain power after 2024, when his term ends.

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OPINION: Eskom's (forked) roadmap

Jan 10 2020 06:00

As new Eskom Chief Executive Andre de Ruyter takes the reins, the ailing power utility has been plunged into a fresh spate of load shedding. Happy Khambule considers the Eskom Special Paper, and two possible paths the power utility could take. Spoiler: one is promising; one is very bad indeed.


Wandile Sihlobo: When rainfall isn't enough

Jan 06 2020 20:54

The rains some regions received in the past few weeks made minimal improvement in soil moisture and improving vegetation, and his annual December drive across the country was a dreary one, says Wandile Sihlobo.


Soleimani killing: Will oil become a weapon of choice for Iran?

Jan 05 2020 14:32

In the wake of the US killing of the Iranian general who led the Revolutionary Guards’ Quds force, the big question hanging over the market is whether Iran will target oil in its response.

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