Howard Feldman | #Unrest: Government shown up by Canola

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President Cyril Ramaphosa visiting Bridge City in Durban during a period of unrest.
President Cyril Ramaphosa visiting Bridge City in Durban during a period of unrest.
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The citizens of the country did what they needed to do, whilst the ANC made strong sounding statements with weak sounding voices, writes Howard Feldman.

It is possible that cooking oil prevented more looting in South Africa in the past week than the president, the ANC, the intelligence community, the army, and the police combined.

This without question says something about the versatility of the product, but says even more about the state of the state. When you are shown up by canola, you might want to revisit your strategy.  

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