Whenever I feel like depressing myself with a bit of mindless twaddle I google the name Mzwanele Manyi. Without fail the man who once shocked the nation by saying there is an “over-supply of coloureds” in the Western Cape and who, two years ago, became an instant “media mogul” as part of the Gupta money-laundering scheme, will have said something moronic in the week past. He is the political idiot that keeps giving.

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