President Jacob Zuma has done another Terrible Thing. It is the latest in a long list of Terrible Things he has done, but probably the most Terrible Thing because it comes against the backdrop of all those other despicable acts he has committed. It confirms that he is an embarrassment to our democracy and the proud history of the ANC. Also, that he should resign. The consequences of this latest Terrible Thing are clear to see. It will divide the ANC, stall service delivery and undermine the fragile state of our economy, most likely resulting in a catastrophic financial meltdown. It is truly terrible. In turn, the Terrible Thing benefits the president and his inner circle directly, and puts his own interests above the interests of the country. It holds both the ANC and our democracy hostage to the President’s personal agenda.It is clear too, that this latest Terrible Thing is illegal and a violation of our Constitution. Zuma has said the ANC is "more important" than the Constitution....

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