Ramaphosa criticises abuse of resources

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Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the ANC Youth League to unite.

JOHANNESBURG - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says although there is much talk about radical economic transformation, it must not be used by certain families to line their pockets.

He says if it doesn’t eradicate poverty, it won't work.

 
 

Ramaphosa -- who stepped in for President Jacob Zuma at Cosatu's central committee meeting -- received a standing ovation.

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He is the federation's preferred candidate for the ANC's top job.