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President Cyril Ramaphosa at SONA.
President Cyril Ramaphosa at SONA.
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The ANC's internecine machinations and recent events at the Zondo commission provided an undercurrent to the debate on President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address (SONA).

At a joint sitting on Tuesday, a day after corruption-accused former president Jacob Zuma defied the Constitutional Court by giving the commission the cold shoulder, MPs debated the SONA which Ramaphosa delivered on Thursday evening.

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