What politicians do to each other matters.  But it is surely not all that matters? 

A few days ago, human settlements, water and sanitation minister Lindiwe Sisulu repeated a promise she made a while ago to end the bucket system in six months. This hardly registered in the public debate, despite an attempt by a couple of broadcast journalists to make it an issue.

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