FIRST THE STATE, NOW THE PARTY

In the corruption update last August, I wrote: ‘One must distinguish between what the state is doing and what the ANC is doing or not doing. President Ramaphosa has clearly put the state on a new trajectory. It is important that the ANC now follows suit.’ Nine months later, in the past week, this is exactly what happened. Ace Magashule was suspended pending the outcome of his corruption court case…