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3 Jun 2022
5:30 am

Mud sticks, so Ramaphosa must clear the air

Editorial staff

Ramaphosa needs to make sure there is no suspicion hanging over him

President Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS

President Cyril Ramaphosa seems to be in a tight spot as his enemies target him with various accusations of bias and malfeasance in the run-up to the critical ANC elective conference in December. But for those who sense blood in the political waters, here is the reality: Ramaphosa will not be brought down by this. Indeed, he has already started dealing with it. To former spy boss Arthur Fraser’s claim – in a complaint laid with the cops – that the president tried to cover up a robbery at his farm in 2020, Ramaphosa has said simply that the matter...