Cyril Ramaphosa's address to the SACP congress, 12 July 2017 On behalf of the entire leadership and membership of the African National Congress, I bring you warm revolutionary greetings on the occasion of the 14th Congress of the South African Communist Party. We are pleased and honoured as the African National Congress to be given an opportunity to participate in this most important Congress of the South African Communist Party. Your Congress is taking place at a critical moment for the country and the future of its people. There is a lot of restlessness in the country as many of our people are pondering how we are going to address the many challenges that face us in relation to our politics; how we are managing the economy particularly in relation to how we will get the country out of the recession we are in now; how we are addressing our country’s downgraded status; what we will do to curb rampant corruption that is spilling out in emails; and, more importantly, what steps and me...

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