Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | Memo to Mmusi: Cyril is not another Jacob

People like me who cheered when President Cyril Ramaphosa won the ANC leadership race and then eased Jacob Zuma out of the government get a bit of ...

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | First 100 days marked in fine style this week

Anyone who wrote up President Cyril Ramaphosa's first 100 days in office last Monday would have been way out of date by the end of Friday, his actual ...

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | EFF's Dr Charming pulls a fast one on TV

So, the television news channel eNCA decided recently to hold a week of programmes in which politicians could interview anyone they wanted to.

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | Mouthwatering prospect of a new Zille or Leon party

Generally, political parties aren't required to be as united as they always claim to be. The splits in the ANC are, by now, world famous.

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | Cyril Ramaphosa should bend the knee to Thuli Madonsela one more ...

'Supra won't go quietly," says the headline in a Friday newspaper. The story is presumably about the coming demise of North West premier Supra ...

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | Integrity and boldness must be Ramaphosa's strategy

Leadership and courage are the only way President Cyril Ramaphosa gets out from under the pressure of his opponents inside the ANC in North West, ...

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | The bureaucratic buffer that can save a state

Lost in the swirl of the demented South African political news cycle last week was an absolutely critical announcement: from now on, ...

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | With Zuma reduced, Ramaphosa needs to get cooking

It was strange and familiar watching former president Jacob Zuma address a crowd of 2000 people outside the Durban court where he made his first ...

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | Let's launch our spin attack from the moral high ground

South Africans cheering the current humiliation of the visiting Australian cricket team should begin to temper their joy. For a start, the test ...

Peter Bruce Editor-at-large, Tiso Blackstar Group
PETER BRUCE | Genocide on the farms? Show us the facts

A week ago I had one of those moments on social media when you get turned on for nothing. Well, almost nothing.