RAZINA MUNSHI: Take control of your scavengers, Mr President
No one is better placed to tackle rot in the party than its own leader – and on this score, Ramaphosa has failed dismally
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Monday letter was blunt in its description of the thieves who are treating the Covid-19 pandemic as an opportunity for enrichment. The president described them, aptly, as scavengers. “It is like a pack of hyenas circling wounded prey.”
He is surely right to say that accounts of corruption have caused outrage. South Africans can’t help but be incensed – they have a right to that...