Mail & Guardian Julius Malema and the art of electioneering 2017-06-25T11:03:00.000000000+02:00 In the last four years, the Economic Freedom Fighters have shown exceptional political acumen in capitalising on civil unrest. #GuptaLeaks: Guptas spied on Manuel, Malema and bank bosses 2017-06-25T07:47:00.000000000+02:00 The tracking of prominent politicians and businesspeople appear to show that the Gupta business network operated like a fully-fledged spy agency. Ramaphosa’s Rustenburg riddle: He backs out of NUM youth rally 2017-06-24T15:03:00.000000000+02:00 "ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa backed out from addressing the National Union of Mineworkers members for the third time this month." Four ANC members confirm veracity of Gupta emails 2017-06-24T12:52:00.000000000+02:00 "Gwede Mantashe says four ANC members implicated in the leaked Gupta emails have confirmed the authenticity of the mail exchanges." Swapping coal for gas keeps world carbon emissions flat 2017-06-23T13:51:00.000000000+02:00 "Coal use is dropping globally, with a 5.9% reduction last year." AG berates municipality leaders 2017-06-23T13:30:00.000000000+02:00 Irregular expenditure ballooned by billions of rands as municipal leaders looked elsewhere Saudi Arabia demands Qatar close Al Jazeera, sever ties with Iran 2017-06-23T12:57:00.000000000+02:00 The Gulf crisis escalated late Thursday, as Kuwait presented Qatar with a 13-point list of demands from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt. Safeguarding child refugees is everyone’s responsibility 2017-06-23T10:12:00.000000000+02:00 Every day an average of 1000 children are fleeing conflict in South Sudan. There are presently 2.6-million refugees in Uganda, Ethiopia and Kenya. Eid 2017 In South Africa: Here’s What You Need To Know 2017-06-23T08:07:00.000000000+02:00 The Daily Vox team breaks down what Eid is all about and how it’s celebrated in South Africa. #GuptaLeaks: Direct evidence Gupta henchmen prepared fake race-baiting tweets 2017-06-23T00:43:00.000000000+02:00 Emails show that one of the family’s lieutenants composed tweets for broadcast by fabricated Twitter accounts.