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A South African party wants the Nobel committee to rescind FW de Klerk’s peace prize. He received the award along with Nelson Mandela for working to end apartheid. But recent comments, including one about the brutalities of the regime having been misunderstood, are harming his reputation.

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  • South Africa certainly has some interesting politics? Outside of SA people remember De Klerk, they have no idea who Joseph Malema is.

    That Malema who leads the EFF doesn't attract attention shows how indifferent the west is to African problems and politics . On balance that is probably a good thing

    South Africa certainly has some interesting politics? Outside of SA people remember De Klerk, they have no idea who Joseph Malema is.

    That Malema who leads the EFF doesn't attract attention shows how indifferent the west is to African problems and politics . On balance that is probably a good thing. I wonder what interest China and Russia have?