Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo
2 minute read
5 May 2022
4:00 am

Rumbling against Ramaphosa proves that voters have become a danger to leaders

Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo

What is unfortunate is that our people have to resort to such measures in order to be heard.

File: President Cyril Ramaphosa

When it comes to elections, the promises made to voters are ever so attractive. But now the ruling party is facing direct public defiance and a rude awakening. South Africa is suffering a political void, lacking the leadership that the country needs desperately. There is nothing more disheartening than the state of the nation. The ANC, the ruling party, was a voice impossible to ignore during the armed struggle and its reach was worldwide. Today, one has to wonder if the ANC had become so deaf that they see and hear no evil – even when the evil comes from...