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Mpumelelo Mkhabela | Cyril Ramaphosa's fall from grace

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President Cyril Ramaphosa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa.
PHOTO: Jeffrey Abrahams, Gallo Images

After failing to convince the Justice Sandile Ngcobo panel that he doesn't have ethical, constitutional, legal and criminal charges to answer regarding the storage, theft and cover-up of theft of dollars on his farm, President Cyril Ramaphosa now has limited options. Mpumelelo Mkhabela breaks down what those options are.

One of the laws of motion holds that the force of an object is equal to its weight and speed. 

The bigger the object and the higher its speed, the more impactful its force. This law can be roughly applied in politics as an analogy of the rise and fall of leaders. 

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