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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.


What would Hani make of South Africa today? Spoiler alert: not much

As we celebrate the extraordinary efforts of apartheid struggle heroes, we need to ask: have we done them justice?


Some blacks are more equal than others

There is a new and special class of people in SA. I call them the “super blacks”.


Welcome to the ANC’s SA, where words speak louder than actions

The party is one of speeches, debates and platitudes, but not one of ‘we are doing or we’ve done’


Malema should be careful what he wishes for

How can the EFF leader support Robert Mugabe’s tyranny and then bemoan the number of Zimbabweans in SA?


It is time our leaders lead and make vaccines mandatory now

SA will implode if it’s locked down every time a new Covid-19 variant or wave emerges


The people of South Africa can see through this blatant vote-mongering

They are sick and tired of hypocrisy and again politicians have chosen the wrong road ahead of the elections


Killings, thieving, factionalism: ‘Daddy, why on Earth did you vote ANC?’

Ensure your children don’t have to ask this by thinking long and hard about where you put your cross in November


ANC is about patronage not populace, as Zweli’s looming comeback proves

Zweli Mkhize is said to be gunning for high office and will likely be rewarded because that’s how it works in the party


JUSTICE MALALA | Join the dots, SSA, because it looks as if we’re in for more chaos

In the run-up to local polls, politicians are killing their own. One wonders what they will do if they lose to an ...


South Africa’s heritage is about democracy and those who fought for it

Instead of denigrating what 1994 brought us, let’s strive for the equality those behind it envisioned for us