ANALYSIS: Business and government are finally getting it together over a decent growth strategy, with the old Roelf Meyer Cyril Ramaphosa team in action

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By Ferial Haffajee

Back in the early nineties, the story of South Africa’s negotiated transition from apartheid to democracy was often told using the story of the friendship between then-ANC negotiator Cyril Ramaphosa and then-National Party negotiator Roelf Meyer.

Over a common interest in fly-fishing, the two men struck up a relationship that is often credited with getting the negotiation moving and manoeuvring these over the pot-holes of political intransigence.

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  1. Noooo!!!! Please not the Roelf/Rama-combo!! Last time they teamed up, we lost a whole country and civilization…
    But, luckely, seeing that Ferial Haffajee wrote it, there’s a good change that’s it merely lies…

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