Archbishop Desmond Tutu: father of South Africa’s ‘rainbow nation’

By P. Pratap Kumar, University of KwaZulu-Natal Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Mpilo Tutu has died at the age of 90. Archbishop Tutu earned the respect and love of millions of South … Read More

Africa’s presidents have been wrongly stereotyped: what we can learn from Kenya

By Anaïs Angelo, Universität Wien All-powerful presidents are an essential part of a stereotypical representation of African politics controlled by a few individuals, rather than by institutions. This view has … Read More

How a chief defied apartheid and upheld democracy for the good of his people

By Jill E. Kelly, Associate Professor of History, Southern Methodist University The recently released report of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s advisory panel on land reform, and the latest efforts to force through two controversial … Read More