ROB ROSE: What you didn’t hear from Ramaphosa last night
If the government couldn’t get around to finding doctors or oxygen in the four months before this, what magic will ensure it be able to do that now when the heat is on?
Last night, as President Cyril Ramaphosa returned SA to a strict lockdown, there was much you didn’t hear from him.
For a start, you didn’t hear any acknowledgement of the fact that many South Africans couldn’t see his speech on TV since Eskom couldn’t even keep the lights on during a pandemic. Load-shedding, it seems, is something we should now just expect...