Podcast — Who is running South Africa?

The constitutional court in South Africa is hearing arguments over whether a vote of confidence in President Jacob Zuma should be a private vote for members of parliament.

That would normally be enough news for a week’s chewing.

But no. Protestors gathered yesterday to barack Brian Molefe as he returned to work at Megawatt Park, the Eskom HQ.

Join managing editor Nicholas Norbrook and Southern Africa editor Crystal Orderson as they unpick another layer of the madness around South Africa’s political scene — the reverse move by Brian Molefe, the once and future CEO of Eskom, South Africa’s power company, and perhaps a pawn of the larger forces driving the country.