William Saunderson-Meyer
3 minute read
28 Aug 2021
6:00 am

Every cretinous deployed cadre is mostly thanks to Cyril

William Saunderson-Meyer

The verdict of the media and President Cyril Ramaphosa’s is that the 'good' ANC has won.

President Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS

Jacob Zuma was jailed. The insurrection that was meant to demonstrate the former president’s appeal to the masses lasted barely a week. Two subsequent populist mobilisations via social media fizzled out before they even started. The verdict of the media and President Cyril Ramaphosa’s is that the “good” ANC has won. The baddies gambled and lost, which means that the reformists’ hand has been immeasurably strengthened. Yet, it doesn’t seem like that. With his victory, there were great expectations Ramaphosa would stamp his authority by announcing a new Cabinet that would break from the past. Instead, the reshuffle was nothing...