This is the corrupt, unethical and dodgy ANC – ignore it at your ...

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This is the corrupt, unethical and dodgy ANC – ignore it at your peril

FREE TO READ | Mo Shaik’s Zondo testimony shows again a party without a backbone, which has sold its soul to the highest bidder

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It’s easy to be nostalgic about the ANC’s past and its leaders of yore. Walter Sisulu, Andrew Mlangeni, Ahmed Kathrada and so many others represented an organisation that was grounded in honesty, service to the people and integrity. They were leaders whose commitment to SA was unquestionable.

Yet, every day now, you look at the same ANC and you wonder how it could have come so low so quickly. It is now an ANC that lacks a backbone and whose leadership has sold its soul to the highest bidder. We are reminded of this fact every day. Yet we forget it just as regularly. When will we learn?

There was no better illustration of this betrayal than the testimony of Mo Shaik, the former intelligence chief and lifelong ANC member, at the Zondo commission last week...

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