Dirk Lotriet
2 minute read
19 Mar 2021
6:00 am

Ramaphosa’s magic cable does not exist

Dirk Lotriet

He has recently promised us a cable that connects the civil service to good service delivery – one that bypasses political interference in state departments.

President Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS

Religious experts have debated the concept of hell for centuries. If they were married to the lovely Snapdragon, they would have known hell is trying to find a data cable that fits on her video camera. Video editing is a vital part of Snapdragon’s job, which means she has a very impressive video camera that she connects to her computer to create magic. This week she tried to edit, but the little cable that connects her camera to her computer was missing. Which is not unusual in the Lotriet residence – we have a small home and far too much...