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<div><img width="696" height="464" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-1024x683.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-1024x683.jpg 1024w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-300x200.jpg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-768x512.jpg 768w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-1536x1024.jpg 1536w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-2048x1365.jpg 2048w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-696x464.jpg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-1068x712.jpg 1068w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-630x420.jpg 630w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-1920x1280.jpg 1920w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2020/03/fae087a2-sudancoronavirus000_1ol01y-scaled.jpg" /></div>
<p>The Covid-19 pandemic is throwing the poor governance of some African countries into sharp relief</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-03-in-the-face-of-the-pandemic-human-rights-are-a-necessity-not-a-luxury/">In the face of the pandemic, human rights are a necessity — not a luxury</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
In the face of the pandemic, human rights are a necessity — not a luxury

The Covid-19 pandemic is throwing the poor governance of some African countries into sharp relief

The post In the face of the pandemic, human rights are a necessity — not a luxury appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

<div><img width="696" height="392" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2019/11/0e7b809b-2019-11-08-cellphones-the-front-line-for-gender-equality-image.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="Cellphones the front line for gender equality" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2019/11/0e7b809b-2019-11-08-cellphones-the-front-line-for-gender-equality-image.jpg 800w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2019/11/0e7b809b-2019-11-08-cellphones-the-front-line-for-gender-equality-image-300x169.jpg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2019/11/0e7b809b-2019-11-08-cellphones-the-front-line-for-gender-equality-image-768x432.jpg 768w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2019/11/0e7b809b-2019-11-08-cellphones-the-front-line-for-gender-equality-image-696x392.jpg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2019/11/0e7b809b-2019-11-08-cellphones-the-front-line-for-gender-equality-image-747x420.jpg 747w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2019/11/0e7b809b-2019-11-08-cellphones-the-front-line-for-gender-equality-image.jpg" /></div>
<p>Several polls since the start of the pandemic show a majority of people checking the news several times a day and turning to trusted news sources and state broadcasters rather than social media</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-03-traditional-media-a-block-against-deadly-pathogens-and-people/">Traditional media: A block against deadly pathogens and people</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
Traditional media: A block against deadly pathogens and people
Cellphones the front line for gender equality

Several polls since the start of the pandemic show a majority of people checking the news several times a day and turning to trusted news sources and state broadcasters rather than social media

The post Traditional media: A block against deadly pathogens and people appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

<div><img width="696" height="445" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/01/d3f8a15d-00-how-south-africas-minibus-taxi-industry-exploits-its-drivers.jpeg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="Jostling for space: In Gauteng" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/01/d3f8a15d-00-how-south-africas-minibus-taxi-industry-exploits-its-drivers.jpeg 1000w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/01/d3f8a15d-00-how-south-africas-minibus-taxi-industry-exploits-its-drivers-300x192.jpeg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/01/d3f8a15d-00-how-south-africas-minibus-taxi-industry-exploits-its-drivers-768x492.jpeg 768w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/01/d3f8a15d-00-how-south-africas-minibus-taxi-industry-exploits-its-drivers-696x445.jpeg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/01/d3f8a15d-00-how-south-africas-minibus-taxi-industry-exploits-its-drivers-656x420.jpeg 656w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2020/01/d3f8a15d-00-how-south-africas-minibus-taxi-industry-exploits-its-drivers.jpeg" /></div>
<p>Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-03-mbalula-defends-changing-taxi-operating-times/">Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times
Jostling for space: In Gauteng

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

The post Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

<div><img width="696" height="463" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-1024x681.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-1024x681.jpg 1024w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-300x200.jpg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-768x511.jpg 768w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-1536x1022.jpg 1536w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-2048x1363.jpg 2048w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-696x463.jpg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-1068x711.jpg 1068w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-631x420.jpg 631w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv-1920x1278.jpg 1920w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2020/03/06858da3-zwelie_mkhize_1544_dv.jpg" /></div>
<p>The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-03-a-week-in-lockdown-sa-covid-19-cases-at-1-505/">A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

The post A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505 appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

<div><img width="696" height="392" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2013/03/2ddaf64d-2013-03-31-minor-clashes-after-kenya-vote-ruling-image.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2013/03/2ddaf64d-2013-03-31-minor-clashes-after-kenya-vote-ruling-image.jpg 800w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2013/03/2ddaf64d-2013-03-31-minor-clashes-after-kenya-vote-ruling-image-300x169.jpg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2013/03/2ddaf64d-2013-03-31-minor-clashes-after-kenya-vote-ruling-image-768x432.jpg 768w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2013/03/2ddaf64d-2013-03-31-minor-clashes-after-kenya-vote-ruling-image-696x392.jpg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2013/03/2ddaf64d-2013-03-31-minor-clashes-after-kenya-vote-ruling-image-747x420.jpg 747w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2013/03/2ddaf64d-2013-03-31-minor-clashes-after-kenya-vote-ruling-image.jpg" /></div>
<p>Kenya’s government has excluded nongovernmental organisations and other groups such as churches from its emergency decision-making. This is a mistake</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-03-kenyas-government-cant-tackle-the-pandemic-alone-it-needs-civil-society/">Kenya’s government can’t tackle the pandemic alone. It needs civil society</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
Kenya’s government can’t tackle the pandemic alone. It needs civil society

Kenya’s government has excluded nongovernmental organisations and other groups such as churches from its emergency decision-making. This is a mistake

The post Kenya’s government can’t tackle the pandemic alone. It needs civil society appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

<div><img width="696" height="522" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-1024x768.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-1024x768.jpg 1024w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-300x225.jpg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-768x576.jpg 768w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-1536x1152.jpg 1536w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-80x60.jpg 80w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-265x198.jpg 265w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-696x522.jpg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-1068x801.jpg 1068w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm-560x420.jpg 560w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm.jpg 1785w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2020/04/27219901-ciham-ali-n-shot-2020-04-03-at-12.49.46-pm.jpg" /></div>
<p>Ciham Ali was born in the United States and moved to Eritrea with her family. When Ciham tried to leave, she was arrested at the border. After eight years, Human Rights Watch have called for her release</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-03-a-letter-to-cihim-ali-in-an-eritrean-jail-on-her-birthday/">A letter to Cihim Ali, in an Eritrean jail on her birthday</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
A letter to Cihim Ali, in an Eritrean jail on her birthday

Ciham Ali was born in the United States and moved to Eritrea with her family. When Ciham tried to leave, she was arrested at the border. After eight years, Human Rights Watch have called for her release

The post A letter to Cihim Ali, in an Eritrean jail on her birthday appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

<div><img width="696" height="465" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp-1024x684.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="Solar water heaters derive power from a clean source and help township residents to have hot water for more effective hand washing. (Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg via Getty Images)" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp-1024x684.jpg 1024w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp-300x200.jpg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp-768x513.jpg 768w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp-696x465.jpg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp-1068x713.jpg 1068w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp-629x420.jpg 629w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp.jpg 1200w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2020/04/e45fd249-ipp.jpg" /></div>
<p>REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/special-reports/2020-04-03-new-energy-mix-on-the-cards/">New energy mix on the cards</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
New energy mix on the cards
Solar water heaters derive power from a clean source and help township residents to have hot water for more effective hand washing. (Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The post New energy mix on the cards appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

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03 April 2020

The Digital Edition is an exclusive product available to our subscribers

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<div><img width="696" height="445" src="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/0fe18c3c-bp-will-pay-for-oil-slick-damage-says-obama-696x445-1.jpeg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image wp-stateless-item" alt="" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" srcset="https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/0fe18c3c-bp-will-pay-for-oil-slick-damage-says-obama-696x445-1.jpeg 696w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/0fe18c3c-bp-will-pay-for-oil-slick-damage-says-obama-696x445-1-300x192.jpeg 300w, https://bucket.mg.co.za/wp-media/2020/04/0fe18c3c-bp-will-pay-for-oil-slick-damage-says-obama-696x445-1-657x420.jpeg 657w" sizes="(max-width: 696px) 100vw, 696px" data-image-size="large" data-stateless-media-bucket="bucket.mg.co.za" data-stateless-media-name="wp-media/2020/04/0fe18c3c-bp-will-pay-for-oil-slick-damage-says-obama-696x445-1.jpeg" /></div>
<p>In this moment where those corporations are “stepping up” to the Covid-19 challenge, let’s not forget their true character and where and how they have made their money</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-02-remember-corporations-are-adept-at-deflection-campaigns/">Remember, corporations are adept at deflection campaigns</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
Remember, corporations are adept at deflection campaigns

In this moment where those corporations are “stepping up” to the Covid-19 challenge, let’s not forget their true character and where and how they have made their money

The post Remember, corporations are adept at deflection campaigns appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

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<p>Striking a balance between individual liberties and the welfare of broader society </p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za/article/2020-04-02-who-decides-the-common-good/">Who decides the common good?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://mg.co.za">The Mail &amp; Guardian</a>.</p>
Who decides the common good?

Striking a balance between individual liberties and the welfare of broader society

The post Who decides the common good? appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

   
 

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