ANC (African National Congress)

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Angola’s young voters prepare to call for change in ‘existential’ election
A new generation could end decades of MPLA rule this week and serve notice on Africa’s veteran leaders in polls seen as test of democracy

Jason Burke, Africa Correspondent

20, Aug, 2022 @4:00 PM

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Why ‘Farmgate’ threatens Cyril Ramaphosa’s bid to clean up South African politics
Cash found stuffed in the president’s sofas is damaging his chances in the country’s upcoming elections

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

24, Jul, 2022 @8:15 AM

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The Guardian view on South Africa: the ANC is losing its grip | Editorial
Editorial: Violent crime, widespread corruption, soaring prices and escalating power outages are taking their toll

Editorial

14, Jul, 2022 @5:45 PM

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Silverton Siege review – sensational apartheid-era standoff gets Hollywood treatment
Cliches and contrivances relegate a key incident in South African history to routine Tinseltown-style fodder

Peter Bradshaw

25, Apr, 2022 @12:00 PM

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Hanef Bhamjee obituary
Other lives: Activist who left South Africa aged 19 and founded the Welsh Anti-Apartheid Movement

Clare Hudson

16, Feb, 2022 @11:03 AM

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FW de Klerk obituary
Last president of South Africa under apartheid who oversaw the orderly transfer of power

Dan van der Vat

11, Nov, 2021 @4:31 PM

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‘I was on a list to be terminated’ – Sue Dobson, the spy who helped to end apartheid
Sue Dobson risked arrest, torture and jail to fight racism in 1980s South Africa, and her story is being made into a film

Dalya Alberge

29, Aug, 2021 @9:32 AM

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Norman Levy obituary
South African anti-apartheid activist who went into exile after prison and torture but returned to help the new ANC government

Jonathan Steele

14, Jul, 2021 @12:33 PM

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David Lan: In the age of apartheid, theatre resisted
The theatre director and writer looks back at the spirit of protest that fuelled daring dramas staged in South Africa 50 years ago

David Lan

26, May, 2021 @7:00 PM

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South Africa: ANC in power struggle after suspended top official refuses to go
Ruling party suspended secretary general over corruption claims – he now says he is suspending South African president

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

06, May, 2021 @12:46 PM

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South Africa’s ANC suspends top official in corruption scandal
Ace Magashule’s suspension is big boost to Cyril Ramaphosa’s anti-corruption drive

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

05, May, 2021 @5:20 PM

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De Klerk seeks accountability. What about his own?
Apartheid-era South African president calls for justice for female victims of violence in Guardian article but some say his own record needs scrutiny

Chris McGreal

22, Mar, 2021 @8:00 AM

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