Cyril is playing the patience game, and we just have to go along

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Cyril is playing the patience game, and we just have to go along

President Ramaphosa’s reforms have not met the time frame targets he’s promised, but he’s in it for the long haul

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South Africans are, quite correctly, impatient. They want things to happen quickly. They want change now.

When Ace Magashule is hauled before court on multiple charges of corruption, we expect him and want him to step down from his positions. Now.

Life is not like that. In our very real lives Magashule fights back with every sinew in his body. Jacob Zuma, instead of pitching up at the Zondo commission, shows it the finger. He does not arrive dutifully like the rest of us would. He fights, and fights, and fights again. And then gets told by the Constitutional Court to pick his own punishment...

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