May 2018

Death is coming to the very top of South Africa’s body politic – seeks to provide insight into political assassinations in South Africa.

KwaZulu-Natal is the epicentre of these killings, with the victims, typically at local government level, being murdered often over no more than a disagreement or the prospect of employment. Unchecked, there is a risk that such politically motivated killings will reach far more senior political figures and civil servants.