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Qaanitah Hunter | One foot out: The leaders we have don't really want to do their jobs

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President Cyril Ramaphosa was convinced by his allies not to resign, writes the author.
President Cyril Ramaphosa was convinced by his allies not to resign, writes the author.

Things are so bad in the ANC that party leaders will argue for a man who doesn't want the job and will almost certainly do the bare minimum to be the president than put anyone else in that job, writes Qaanitah Hunter.

A few weeks ago, I annoyed some presidential staffers when I wrote a column questioning whether President Cyril Ramaphosa was quiet quitting.

They were upset that I felt I could assert that Ramaphosa was not fully committed to his job, especially when his diary was jam-packed.

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