THE TIDE TURNS

The Witness - - OPINION - ROBERT NICOLAI How­ick • The Ed­i­tor re­serves the right to edit all con­tri­bu­tions. All let­ters must have the writer’s full name, ad­dress and con­tact num­ber for record pur­poses.

HOW the tide has turned abruptly for Pres­i­dent Ja­cob Zuma (this could be the last time we re­fer to him as pres­i­dent).

Not even his best Gupta bud­dies are here to sup­port him any­more. The se­nior Gupta brother is Atul Gupta and the de­struc­tion that he has wrought upon the ANC and the SA econ­omy can only be com­pared to the 23 nu­clear bomb tests car­ried out on the Pa­cific is­land group called the Bikini Atoll, so I can only sug­gest his es­capades in SA be known as the Zuc­chini Atul tests, to see just how many cor­rup­tion scan­dals a coun­try can take be­fore the pres­i­dent is re­called.

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