OPINION: Cyril Ramaphosa’s de-emphasis of social welfare

January 17, 2018

BUSINESS LIVE / 16 JANUARY 2018 - 10:40 / MOHAMED MOTALA

 

The new ANC president focused on how government and business efficiency could be improved, but ignored a role civil society could play.
 

The ANC’s newly appointed national executive committee (NEC) released its January 8 statement last week. The statement formed the basis of a speech delivered at the party’s 106th birthday celebration in East London at the weekend by its new president Cyril Ramaphosa.