You will bear witness to the fact that it takes an axing or a resignation for a senior executive in government to spill the beans, as it were.
On Wednesday, we were riveted listening to former minister Ngoako Ramathlodi disclosing the “madness” and the “paralysis” in the ANC-led government under Jacob Zuma and his faction in the NEC and the Cabinet. He could have added Parliament as well.
A day later, on Thursday, the Cape Argus reported on the Bo-Kaap bombshell that recently resigned Mayco member Brett Herron dropped.
If there is any truth in the fact that the city disposed off the St Monica’s Home site - despite there being a reversionary clause that required the site to be returned to the City when the home ceased to operate, it will have transgressed that legal provision.