JUSTICE MALALA: A theory that’s too full of holes

The argument that a faction of the ANC is undermining Ramaphosa’s Covid-19 fight has no legs

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JUSTICE MALALA: The end of the world as we know it

This is a new paradigm: Covid-19 has shifted the balance of power within the ANC, perhaps permanently

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JUSTICE MALALA: How post-Covid SA favours the EFF

The EFF may inherit the future – all it has to do at this time is lie in wait while Covid-19 defeats our economy

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JUSTICE MALALA: Lockdown unleashes the dictator within

During this lockdown, some of our politicians have let their masks of ‘commitment to democracy’ slip

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JUSTICE MALALA: Ramaphosa must reshuffle his cabinet — fast

We need the best team for the challenges that lie ahead, and this means Ramaphosa’s cabinet must be reshuffled

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JUSTICE MALALA: Cyril’s time to shine

With an adoring country behind him, Ramaphosa must use the downgrade to act decisively, economically and politically

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JUSTICE MALALA: SA will emerge from Covid-19 a different country

The winter of our discontent is here, yet we must not despair. Out of devastation there is a chance to remake ourselves

JUSTICE MALALA: Don’t waste the virus crisis

Covid-19 has scared us but we dare not waste the chance to get our house in order, or we’ll be punished in coming months

JUSTICE MALALA: The truth dawns on Cyril at last

Ramaphosa admits that the state’s incapacity to execute his reforms should have been his biggest priority. He is right

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JUSTICE MALALA: We can do it again, and quickly

SA has a history of negotiation that enables it to hammer out a solution with public sector trade unions over the wage bill

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JUSTICE MALALA: The politics of destruction

Neither campuses nor parliament, where the EFF’s Pambo and his ilk now sit, are any longer spaces for the discussion of ideas

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JUSTICE MALALA: Show us some respect, Cyril

Ramaphosa’s effort to pacify the populists comes at the cost of the implementable ideas that SA needs in order to advance

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JUSTICE MALALA: Things really could be worse in SA

Globally, the days of leaders who grasped the idea of humanity as part of an international community seem to be behind us

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JUSTICE MALALA: Was Zuma the problem or is the ANC the destroyer of value?

Was the destruction of SA particular to the ANC under Zuma, or is the party itself the destroyer of value? We’ll know this month

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JUSTICE MALALA: Government’s great SOE fib: no more interference

Ramaphosa’s declarations about government noninterference in the operation of state-owned enterprises ring hollow

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JUSTICE MALALA: DD Mabuza is a hungry man

As the jostling in the ANC begins, it may profit us to remember that the deputy president looks after nobody but himself

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