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WHAT UGANDA NEEDS TO DO TO MANUFACTURE MORE AND CRACK EXPORT MARKETS

WHAT UGANDA NEEDS TO DO TO MANUFACTURE MORE AND CRACK EXPORT MARKETS

Ugandan worker picking tea as exports in the country grows. Reuters/James Akena Sarah Logan, International…

IT IS TIME FOR KENYANS TO STOP CELEBRATING MADARAKA DAY

IT IS TIME FOR KENYANS TO STOP CELEBRATING MADARAKA DAY

Kenyans celebrate to mark Madaraka Day. Noor Khamis/Reuters Sekou Toure Otondi, University of Nairobi Kenya's…

DEMOCRACY IS LOOKING SICKLY ACROSS SOUTHERN AFRICA

DEMOCRACY IS LOOKING SICKLY ACROSS SOUTHERN AFRICA

A woman votes in Zambia. Beyond multi-party systems and regular elections, many countries resemble very…

BEING BLACK IN A WHITE SKIN: STUDENTS WITH ALBINISM BATTLE PREJUDICE

BEING BLACK IN A WHITE SKIN: STUDENTS WITH ALBINISM BATTLE PREJUDICE

People with albinism often isolate themselves to avoid discrimination. Shutterstock Eleanor Ross, University of Johannesburg…

IRAN’S STARTUPS PROMISE PARADISE FOR THE COUNTRY’S UNEMPLOYED YOUTH

IRAN’S STARTUPS PROMISE PARADISE FOR THE COUNTRY’S UNEMPLOYED YOUTH

Will the development of tech industry change the economic and social life Iranian youth? Blondinrikard…

BRAND SOUTH AFRICA CALLS ON CITIZENS FOR HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT

BRAND SOUTH AFRICA CALLS ON CITIZENS FOR HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT

The Western Cape Province tackled massive wild fires in the Knysna area after overcoming rainstorms…

CHEICK TIOTE TRIBUTE: ‘THE HEART THAT SERVED HIM SO WELL FOR MOST OF HIS CAREER WOULD LATER FAIL HIM.’

CHEICK TIOTE TRIBUTE: ‘THE HEART THAT SERVED HIM SO WELL FOR MOST OF HIS CAREER WOULD LATER FAIL HIM.’

SABC Sports presenter Walter Mokoena writes a heartfelt tribute for recently deceased midfielder Cheick Tiote.…

COMPETITION COMMISSION CONDUCTS HEARING AMIDST TOWNSHIP ECONOMY GRIEVANCES

COMPETITION COMMISSION CONDUCTS HEARING AMIDST TOWNSHIP ECONOMY GRIEVANCES

In line with the demand for an Radical Economic Transformation, the Competition Commission in the…

SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMY SLIPS INTO RECESSION

SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMY SLIPS INTO RECESSION

Statistics South Africa has revealed that the country has plunged into recession for the first…

ANC WOMENS LEAGUE LAUDS DR NKOSAZANA DLAMINI-ZUMA FOR 2017 AFRICA ENERGY FORUM LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD NOMINATION

ANC WOMENS LEAGUE LAUDS DR NKOSAZANA DLAMINI-ZUMA FOR 2017 AFRICA ENERGY FORUM LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD NOMINATION

The African National Congress Women's League (ANCWL) released a statement to congratulate its ANC NEC…

TOP 10 GREATEST AFRICAN STRIKERS

TOP 10 GREATEST AFRICAN STRIKERS

The African Continent has produced  some of the World’s best strikers, we  have picked our…

BREAKING: MASHABA AND SAFA REACH LEGAL SETTLEMENT

BREAKING: MASHABA AND SAFA REACH LEGAL SETTLEMENT

Axed former coach, Ephraim “Shakes” Mashaba has finally come to a settlement agreement with the…

IT’S 30 YEARS SINCE CUITO CUANAVALE. HOW THE BATTLE REDEFINED SOUTHERN AFRICA

IT’S 30 YEARS SINCE CUITO CUANAVALE. HOW THE BATTLE REDEFINED SOUTHERN AFRICA

Rebel UNITA troops walk through a field twenty miles from the front line at Munhango,…

POPULISM ON THE RISE AS SOUTH AFRICA AND NAMIBIA GEAR UP TO ELECT NEW PRESIDENTS

POPULISM ON THE RISE AS SOUTH AFRICA AND NAMIBIA GEAR UP TO ELECT NEW PRESIDENTS

President Jacob Zuma, left, gets a courtesy visit from President of Namibia Hage Geingob in…

THREE IDEAS ON HOW THE NEW WHO DG CAN BUILD HEALTH SYSTEMS FROM THE BOTTOM UP

THREE IDEAS ON HOW THE NEW WHO DG CAN BUILD HEALTH SYSTEMS FROM THE BOTTOM UP

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the new Director-General of the World Health Organisation Reuters/Denis Balibouse Kabir Sheikh,…

WHY EXPLORING FOR OIL UNDER LAKE KIVU CARRIES UNIQUE AND HUGE RISKS

WHY EXPLORING FOR OIL UNDER LAKE KIVU CARRIES UNIQUE AND HUGE RISKS

Lake Kivu borders three African countries. With a surface area of 2060 km² it is…

GROWTH IS DYING AS THE SILVER BULLET FOR SUCCESS. WHY THIS MAY BE  A GOOD THING

GROWTH IS DYING AS THE SILVER BULLET FOR SUCCESS. WHY THIS MAY BE A GOOD THING

GDP as a measure of growth fails to account for damages caused to the environment…

BIG ALCOHOL IS POISED TO EXPAND INTO AFRICA. WHY THIS IS BAD NEWS FOR HEALTH

BIG ALCOHOL IS POISED TO EXPAND INTO AFRICA. WHY THIS IS BAD NEWS FOR HEALTH

Shutterstock Karen Hofman, University of the Witwatersrand and Charles Parry, South African Medical Research Council…

HOW CHILDREN DEVELOP A SENSE OF HUMOUR

HOW CHILDREN DEVELOP A SENSE OF HUMOUR

A shark bit off the rest of me. photographyfirm/Shutterstock Paige Davis, University of Huddersfield Try…

JOBURG POST INTERVIEW WITH NYANISO NDZEDZE

JOBURG POST INTERVIEW WITH NYANISO NDZEDZE

Nyaniso Dzedze is a popular South African actor and dancer. He has appeared on popular…

MY JOBURG SPECIAL: NOXOLO DLAMINI

MY JOBURG SPECIAL: NOXOLO DLAMINI

Noxolo Dlamini is an actress who plays lead role in the popular Theatre stage play…

LEADERSHIP COUNCIL WITH DR ESSOP PAHAD

LEADERSHIP COUNCIL WITH DR ESSOP PAHAD

   In what is his first column for Joburg Post, Dr Essop Pahad discusses the continental…

GREATEST AFRICAN LEADER :GAMAL ABDEL NASSER

GREATEST AFRICAN LEADER :GAMAL ABDEL NASSER

We will fight from house to house, from village to village. We will fight than…

POWER OF WORDS: PATRICE LUMUMBA

POWER OF WORDS: PATRICE LUMUMBA

In 1958, 34 year old Patrice Lumumba, president of the Congolese National Movement, spoke at…