7b022e77efdf49749a60f6e0c3df0fb0In high school, Cyril Ramaphosa used to sing, dance and preach, which earned him the chairpersonship of the Students’ Christian Movement.

When he arrived at Mphaphuli High School in Grade 11 in 1970, his eloquence and command of English saw him trump the matrics to become chairperson of the debating society.

One of those matrics, at the school in Sibasa outside Thohoyandou, was advocate Maele Mushasha. He shared a hostel dormitory with the newly-elected leader of the ANC…..more