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Earlier this month, protesters outside the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court hold aloft posters calling for an end to graft in the country. Picture: Teboho Setena
Earlier this month, protesters outside the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court hold aloft posters calling for an end to graft in the country. Picture: Teboho Setena

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President Cyril Ramaphosa stirred up a hornets’ nest when he dared inform ANC members that the public saw the party as Accused No 1 in the corruption stakes.

Corruption always begins with a small group of criminals who manage to manipulate – and eventually taint – an entire system.

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