SAM MKOKELI: Ramaphosa's New Dawn-speak is lipstick on a pig
Sam Mkokeli says Cyril Ramaphosa's political base is as secure as a hired car. It's for you to use as long as you keep paying up.
SAM MKOKELI: Ramaphosa's flanks are under attack
Sam Mkokeli says the sand is slowly shifting under the feet of the ANC and its survival is not guaranteed.
SAM MKOKELI: Moving beyond the silver tongue of Cyril Ramaphosa
Sam Mkokeli says the road ahead for Cyril Ramaphosa will require more than just diplomacy and the constant facade of a statesman.
SAM MKOKELI: Mayday for Cosatu, Ramaphosa and Mboweni?
Sam Mkokeli says Cosatu leaders seem to believe their problem is with Tito Mboweni alone and not at all with the man who appointed him to the finance portfolio.
SAM MKOKELI: Behind the ANC's smokescreen ahead of elections
The ANC integrity commission's report into those on the party list who may be unfit for duty as MPs may be of no use in real terms, writes Sam Mkokeli.
SAM MKOKELI: Alexandra is our politicians' ping-pong ball
Alex epitomises all that is wrong about the Rainbow Nation, writes Sam Mkokeli.