Will Student Leaders Make An Impact In Parliament?

Former student leaders of the Fees Must Fall (FMF) movement are well on their way to Parliament. Wits University FMF leaders Nompendulo Mkwatsha and Fasiha Hassan have been named on the ruling African National Congress (ANC) party list. The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have named another Wits FMF leader Vuyani Pambo, as well as Naledi Chirwa and Phuti Peter Keetse. With all these vibrant young people entering the political domain, is it realistic to hope that the most pressing issues facing young people (including free

Understanding Load Shedding

UPDATE: Load shedding could end in the next six months, Eskom chief executive Phakamani Hadebe said in an interview with Radio 702 on March 19. “It will be something that we will be working on to conclude at least for six months or so. After six months, it will be far less than where we are,” he said.South Africa is currently experiencing Stage 4 load shedding. However if diesel takes any longer than the week of the 18-24 March to arrive in the country, Stage 5 and 6 load shedding might kick in. We thought we left