ANALYSIS | Jobs for pals as Cyril looks to the future

Ramaphosa’s new cabinet sees his allies in most key posts as he angles to ensure he survives for a second term

05 August 2021 - 23:16 By sibongakonke shoba

President Cyril Ramaphosa finally wielded the axe and strengthened his grip on the state by putting his most trusted allies in key positions.

The ascendance of the president’s trusted allies in senior posts is a clear indication Ramaphosa has his sights on a second term as president of the country and the ANC, and the new appointments are the people who will make him achieve that...

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