'New Dawn' Cabinet doesn't impress opposition - this is what they had to say


- news24.com | 10 months ago

The rays of the "new dawn" didn't illuminate South Africa's four biggest opposition parties with much hope after President Cyril Ramaphosa announced his Cabinet, with the EFF viewing Pravin Gordhan's reappointment as a "declaration of war".

 DA leader Mmusi Maimane said the appointment of the Cabinet was the first real test for Ramaphosa's "much-talked-about 'clean-up' and tough stance on corruption".  "Unfortunately, Ramaphosa placed the internal factional interests of the ANC ahead of the interests of the people of South Africa.

"At a time of great expectation of renewal and change, Ramaphosa instead chose the survival of the ANC over the future of the country.

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