Following the political developments that took place in the past week, analyst Aubrey Matshiqi over the weekend wrote an article called, “The ANC and corruption: straightening the shadow of a bent tree”.
This article talks about cancer within the organisation that is destroying the soul of the nation.
Matshiqi asks, What went wrong? Has the ANC lost its soul? Can the ANC ‘self-correct’? Can the ANC be fixed? Ironically in his Monday weekly letter, President Cyril Ramaphosa said: “We have done much to turn our back on that era by disrupting and dismantling the networks that had infiltrated government, state companies and even our law enforcement agencies to loot public resources”.
Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi discusses this further: