President Cyril Ramaphosa has been spotted sleeping at the funeral of the late ANC chieftain, Jesse Duarte. Jesse Duarte was the Deputy Secretary General of the ANC, who acted briefly as Acting Secretary General after the suspension of Ace Magashule. 

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However, she fell ill shortly after that, making Paul Mashatile take over the role of Acting Secretary General. This is not the first time President Cyril Ramaphosa will be falling asleep at funerals and public functions. 

Most social media users and even journalists used to post pictures of the president sleeping at social functions, even outside the country. At international summits, he also sleeps. He recently came under fire and intense criticism when he was televised and photographed sleeping at the funeral of the victim's Enyobeni Tavern Tragedy. People attacked him, saying he went there to sleep and not mourn. Now, this will also attract criticism to the embattled president.

Some people believe that Ramaphosa should have enough sleep before attending public functions, saying that he always sleeps on duty. The Media do not spare him. They televised him while he was asleep. This time, he was in the company of Paul Mashatile, who was quite awake. However, he was the only one sleeping among the several people sitting with him on the row. 

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Whereas some people criticize him, some defend him, saying that the president seldom has enough time to rest because of the functions he attends. They noted that he is always busy attending to issues of national importance, and as a human, he is bound to be tired and fall asleep. 

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They said he is not the only president who regularly falls asleep during meetings. It should be noted that the last time he fell asleep during the Enyobeni mass funeral, the pictures went viral. This one may also go viral.