Save our souls

In what condition is South Africa's soul? 3 decades into our democracy do we need to take a moment to look inside? Gareth and Jack are joined by author Oyama Mabandla, who's book titled The Soul of A Nation was the centre of the conversation. The 3 of them dissect the current political landscape and how much responsibility the general society should shoulder.
23 Apr English South Africa Politics · Government

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