WATCH: ‘It’s been a tough 15 months’ – Pravin Gordhan’s hopeful speech at Kathrada’s CT memorial
TMG Digital | 2017-04-06 18:18:37.0
Ex-Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan gave a hopeful speech at the late ANC veteran‚ Ahmed Kathrada’s‚ memorial in Cape Town on Thursday afternoon.
After making it clear that he stands for the ANC of Mandela‚ Sisulu and Kathrada‚ Gordhan conceded that it‚ “has been a tough 15 months”.
Gordhan said that democracy and equality is not produced overnight and there would always be a struggle between different perspectives and ways of doing things.
But‚ he added‚ “We can speed up the processes of history… if we stick together”.
Gordhan closed by praising his former colleagues in the treasury and said he remained hopeful that the ANC would be the one that faced the difficulties that South Africa still had to overcome.
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