/ 12 January 2024

Mbalula can’t spin out of the Zuma ‘firepool’ drama

President Ramaphosa Address The 2019 Manifesto Review Wrap Up
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has taken another step towards its mission of exposing the ANC’s cadre deployment policy as unlawful after the Johannesburg High Court ruled in its favour on Wednesday, finding the governing party and its secretary general Fikile Mbalula in contempt of court. Photo: OJ Koloti/Gallo Images
Fikile Mbalula and other ANC officials are now at pains to say that his words were ‘a joke’ and ‘political rhetoric’

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