ANALYSIS | Happy days: Why Ramaphosa has never had it so good … and why it may be a mirage

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South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa
South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa
Jabu Kumalo

It's been an exceedingly good week - a good three weeks! - for President Cyril Ramaphosa. His political enemies are on the back foot, and he's taken significant decisions. But could it be a mirage, asks Pieter du Toit.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has surely never had it as good as he's had it now. Under the pump ever since his return to active politics in 2012, when he was elected as the ANC's deputy president under Jacob Zuma, he has rarely had it his own way.

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