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Qedani Mahlangu booted from the ANC’s provincial executive committee

JOHANNESBURG, December 11  – The African National Congress (ANC)’s national working committee has ordered controversial former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu and former provincial ANC Chief Whip Brian Hlongwa to resign from the party’s provincial executive committee (PEC) with immediate effect. Mahlangu’s dismissal from the PEC comes after ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte wrote to […]

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DA welcomes Brian Hlongwa’s resignation as Gauteng ANC chief whip

JOHANNESBURG, October 30 – The Democratic Alliance has welcomed the resignation of Brian Hlongwa as the chief whip of the African National Congress (ANC) in the Gauteng Legislature. Hlongwa resigned on Tuesday following sustained pressure by the DA and before the ANC’s integrity commission tabled a report recommending that he, and former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu, […]

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Embattled Hlongwa, Mahlangu re-elected to Gauteng ANC executive committee

JOHANNESBURG, July 23 – Embattled Brian Hlongwa and Qedani Mahlangu have been elected again as members of the African National Congress (ANC) provincial executive committee, despite dark clouds hanging over their heads over alleged corruption and mismanagement in the provincial government. Newly appointed ANC Gauteng deputy chairman, Panyaza Lesufi, on Monday said the conference, held […]