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‘Cyril Watch’, compiled by political risk consultancy The Paternoster Group, gives Cyril Ramaphosa 64% for his performance in his first 100 days as president. The group’s Richard Calland explains the score. https://www.businesslive.co.za/fm/features/cover-story/2018-05-24-so-far-so-good-cyril/
After a gruelling 11 months of campaigning, it is still not clear who will win the race to succeed Jacob Zuma as ANC president. https://mg.co.za/article/2017-12-14-anc54-the-winner-is-unlikely-to-take-it-all/
Since 1994, power has shifted dramatically within the ANC. The ruling party’s electoral college, which in December will elect not only Jacob Zuma’s successor as leader of the party but also the all-important 80-member national executive committee (NEC), is notably different from two decades ago….