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Wednesday

27 Dec 2023
Widespread national blackouts have continued to affect South African cities and towns. 2023 saw the worst energy crisis in Africa’s most industrialised nation, with blackouts ranging from one to ten hours. Eskom, the state-owned power company, stated that the blackouts have been caused by capacity and technical issues. Many observers point to corruption and mismanagement...

Wednesday

4 Oct 2023
When is the best time to reconstruct a war-devastated nation like Ukraine? Can reconstruction effort start in a raging war with no real end in sight? A simple answer is when the hostilities cease and peace returns. But my personal experience of growing up in a post- conflict nation taught me that the end of...

Friday

18 Aug 2023

Friday

18 Aug 2023