Ramaphosa at Zondo commission: What did he know? And what did he do to stop state capture?

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President Cyril Ramaphosa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa.
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A master of vagueness and sugar-coating, President Cyril Ramaphosa has dodged questions about state capture publicly for years. The countless questions he will face next week and in May when he appears at the Zondo commission should boil down to two, writes News24 parliamentary reporter Jan Gerber.

What did he know? And what did he do to stop it?

This is what President Cyril Ramaphosa should ultimately answer when he appears before the Zondo commission on 13 and 14 May as president of the country.

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