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Ramaphosa Scolds Unruly Residents. He Says They Are Drunk

As ANC campaigns for votes in Ga-Rankuwa thede was a lot of chaos as people cheered for Ramaphosa others were shouting against their councillor of the area. The president tried to calm the residents but they were Unruly as they wanted to read all their placards. The president ended telling them he saw all their grievances. He began his campaign speech. However, not long after he started speaking, he was interrupted by screaming residents who hurled insults at the local councillor. As he saw this he calmly told them to keep quiet as they drunk.

Indeed what happened there is a sign that people are tired of empty promises. People are tired of voting for people who don't care for the citizens. Today South Africa has a problem of jobs. Youth of our country is unemployed as a result becoming unruly when they see politicians. People of the country are no more having hope on the ruling regime.

n ANC campaign rally in Ga-Rankuwa, Tshwane, temporarily descended into chaos on Friday when angry residents demanded their grievances be addressed.

“You. Put your placards down. I have seen them,” said party president Cyril Ramaphosa, pointing his finger at the group of placard-carrying residents.

At around midday, shortly after a door-to-door campaign at an informal settlement, Ramaphosa made his way to a small sports ground nearby. When he arrived, some locals cheered for him while others expressed their rage at the manner in which the candidate councillors’ process had been handled.

With a smile on his face, Ramaphosa said sternly: “Keep quiet. You are drunk.”

He then jokingly added: “When it is this hot and you drink alcohol, it is fermenting inside you and drives you crazy.”


A local ANC member, Lebohang Tifo, told TimesLIVE: “The problem is they have brought the president and we were expecting the president is going to attend to our problems.

“The processes at ward 31 and ward 32 were nullified because the guidelines were not followed, especially in ward 31. We are not going to accept the ward councillors at ward 31 and 32.”

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