DD Mabuza may be making his moves against Ramaphosa – analyst

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DD Mabuza may be making his moves against Ramaphosa – analyst

President Cyril Ramaphosa and Deputy President David Mabuza are seen speaking to media outside the Skweyiya family's residence during a visit after the passing of Dr Zola Skweyiya to pay their respects, 12 April 2018, Pretoria. Picture: Jacques Nelles

Joined by ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule, the deputy president has a ‘scary’ agenda to occupy the highest office, an analyst claims.

President Cyril Ramaphosa must watch his back as his deputy, David Mabuza, mobilises the Zuma faction to preserve his political future which hangs in the balance, says a political analyst. Xolani Dube said Mabuza was on a “scary mission” of political self-preservation and finding new friends in Ramaphosa’s “enemies within the ANC” because he feared being ousted by those he betrayed at Nasrec in 2017. Dube is adamant that Mabuza, along with ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule, had a hidden “scary agenda” that had nothing to do with progress or the upliftment of South Africa but power for themselves. “Mabuza and...



 


 

 

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