Mondli Makhanya: Can the ANC’s rot be arrested?

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African National Congress (ANC) flag .Picture: Gallo Images/ Thapelo Maphakela
African National Congress (ANC) flag .Picture: Gallo Images/ Thapelo Maphakela


Switch on your phone on any day of the week and you will be bombarded with memes, jokes and cartoons depicting the state of South Africa’s governing party.

Most of these point to an ANC that is corrupt, inept and uncaring, and has put self-aggrandisement above service to the people.

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ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has written a letter suspending party president Cyril Ramaphosa in apparent retaliation after he was served with a letter of suspension on Wednesday.
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