Forecast: South African 2019 general election results

Forecasting the results of the 2019 general election, the ANC is likely to win a close contest with 55% of the national vote, compared to 29% for the DA, 12% for the EFF and 4% for the other parties combined. In the system of proportional representation, this would...

Artworks inspired by an epic journey

Artworks inspired by an epic journey South African big wave surfing champion Chris Bertish recently completed the world’s first solo stand-up paddle (SUP) crossing of the Atlantic Ocean. This incredible achievement inspired my trilogy of oil paintings, which...

Artist protests against Zuma’s kleptocracy

Artist protests against Zuma’s kleptocracy Cape Town – Artists can and should add their voice to the protest against the kleptocracy of Jacob Zuma, says South African artist and writer Michael Lee. Lee’s art work entitled ‘Dial 666 for Special Deals’ speaks out...