No answers to hard questions that go unasked

18 July 2021 - 00:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa sought on Friday evening to reassure a nation emerging from a traumatic orgy of violence hither to unseen since the dawn of democracy.

His plan, a hallmark of his administration, was simple: the government must not be defensive, must admit errors of judgment and then communicate a plan on how it intends to return a semblance of normality to our public life...

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