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KZN ANC members at loggerheads over “exclusion” from party processes

DURBAN,  April 16 – Around 300 African National Congress (ANC) members from branches belonging to the eThekwini region in KwaZulu-Natal and aligned with the faction supporting President Cyril Ramaphosa, gathered at the Durban beach front on Monday, to protest factionalism, gate keeping and “manipulation of party processes”. eThekwini is the party’s largest region countrywide and has […]

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ANC announces new NEC as, 54th National Conference wraps up

JOHANNESBURG, December 21 – Former treasurer-general of the African National Congress (ANC), Zweli Mkhize, tops the list of South Africa’s ruling party’s 80-member National Executive Committee (NEC) – the highest decision-making body. Mkhize, who shockingly withdrew from the party leadership race on Sunday for the sake of “unity”, made a strong comeback. Announcing the results in the early hours […]

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Archbishop Makgoba urges ANC ‘to put partisan interests aside’

JOHANNESBURG, December 12 – Archbishop Thabo Makgoba of Cape Town on Tuesday urged all African National Congress (ANC) branch representatives to use the forthcoming conference to “put all factional, partisan interests aside, follow their consciences and be the architects of a flourishing South Africa”. He made the appeal ahead of the ANC’s 54th National Conference, which starts on […]