TOM EATON | Surprise, surprise: the national development plan is now a national disaster

The ANC won’t be meeting its NDP targets after all, but then it’s never met much more than failure

30 May 2022 - 19:00

When the show is over, and rooms which once throbbed with secrets and money and predatory intent are now full of mislabelled boxes and hollow-eyed nobodies; when the lies are recited as much as a ritual as a genuine attempt to deceive; when the best hope is to pawn the last shreds of oneself for a handful of brass beads dropped by the proper looters when they got out years ago; there comes a moment when all that’s left is the truth...

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