Mpumelelo Mkhabela | A rudderless RET faction doesn't mean an easy ride for Ramaphosa

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Cyril Ramaphosa. (Wikus de Wet, AFP)
Cyril Ramaphosa. (Wikus de Wet, AFP)

As the anti-Ramaphosa faction flounders, ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has been given a lifeline to re-organise the party and increase his margin of support from the near-split of the 2017 Nasrec conference. But it won't be an easy road ahead for him, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa is leading a fragile and fractured party. It is weaker than under Nelson Mandela, who clothed it in what the political scientist John Kane described as a "moral phenomenon". 

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