‘Siyabuya!’ declares emboldened Ramaphosa as he delivers electioneering Sona

The president’s last speech before the election was among his longest, singing the governing party’s praises — acknowledging that was only part of the story

08 February 2024 - 22:38 By ANDISIWE MAKINANA

President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered what sounded like a campaign speech, congratulating himself for a job well done in a year when he is seeking a re-election...

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