Editorials 5.12.2014 06:00 am

ANC betrayed Madiba’s legacy

As we today commemorate the first anniversary of former president Nelson Mandela’s death it is important to reflect on whether those who undertook to emulate him have lived up to their pledge.

Some values the father of the nation embodied include reconciliation, selflessness, dignity, principled leadership, justice, fairness and nonracialism.

From the day he died until his burial, his comrades in the ruling party used every platform to assure South Africa and the world they would never betray his legacy and would continue advancing what he epitomised.

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