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Damn it, with the ANC, you’re damned if you do, damned if you ...

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Damn it, with the ANC, you’re damned if you do, damned if you don’t

Zondo is right in saying Ramaphosa should have done more to halt state capture, but where would that have left us?

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It was a solid attempt at distraction, but ending the mask mandate was never going to provide President Cyril Ramaphosa with a smokescreen big enough to hide chief justice Raymond Zondo’s damning indictment of his leadership, his cabinet and his utterly rotten party.

If only he could get the Guptas released and arrested all over again ...

On Thursday, as the country began to digest Zondo’s vast catalogue of misrule and criminality, the ANC’s national executive committee called a hasty meeting. At the time of writing, the party hadn’t offered a reason for the gathering, but I suppose that when a country’s top judge has produced a 5,000-page report outlining in detail the extent to which you are pure trash, it makes sense to have a quick catch-up to map out a way forward, or at least a way to the nearest non-extradition country...

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