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SA will not be distracted, Mr President. We want answers

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SA will not be distracted, Mr President. We want answers

Ramaphosa will try every trick in the PR playbook to deflect the game farm scandal. We must keep pressing and probing

Editor: TimesLIVE

The thing about scandals is that they, invariably, move to the bottom of the news agenda in a few weeks. The crisis management tsars advise oft-scandal hit politicians to ride out the storm.

Our scandal-hit president, Cyril Ramaphosa, is trying hard to do just that. 

Even as he meets chief justice Raymond Zondo, who chaired the state capture commission of inquiry, his team must ask journalists not to ask him questions about Phala Phala farm for the very obvious reason that the less said about that farm the better for our number one citizen. ..

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