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March 1st, 2018
As the euphoria of the drama-filled political changes in South Africa die down, focus now shifts to what the future holds. AFSAAP President and South African expert Peter Limb discusses some of the challenges facing President Cyril Ramaphosa’s administration on ‘The Wire’. You can listen to the podcast here.
Earlier, Geoffery Hawker, Associate Professor of Politics at Macquarie University, previous president of AFSAAP (2006-8) and on the International Editorial Advisory Board of AFSAAP Review had been on the same program and gave his thoughts. You can also listen to the interview here.
February 16th, 2018
Jacob Zuma finally tendered his resignation as President of South Africa on February 14, 2018 marking the end of a tumultous 9 year-reign. Professor Peter Limb was on ABC’S The World on Wednesday to shed light on the new man in power, Cyril Ramaphosa. You can watch the special interview via this link: http://www.abc.net.au/news/programs/the-world/2018-02-16/cyril-ramaphosa-succeeds-jacob-zuma-as-south/9453132
February 8th, 2018
South African President Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma has had a torrid presidency, surviving numerous attempts to have him ousted from power. He is back again in the news, but this time the mounting pressure on him to quit is nothing like his presidency has seen before. Many analysts are convinced the end of his reign is probably just days away. AFSAAP President, Peter Limb, himself a specialist on the African National Congress with extensive publications as well as forthcoming work on ANC political history sat down with the ABC’s Ros Childs and gave his thoughts. You can watch the segment here. It plays at 35 mins 30 seconds onwards