Former African National Congress MP Ben Turok, has described party Secretary General Ace Magashule’s reaction to revelations that former Minister Derek Hanekom had met with the EFF as over the top.
EFF national leaders are cross-crossing Mpumalanga’s Lowveld region ahead of the party’s sixth anniversary rally.
Political Analyst Sandile Swana says in order for the ANC to deal with the recent drama around NEC member Derek Hanekom as well as allegations of state capture and corruption that have plagued senior members over the years, it needs to reaffirm its members’ commitment and adherence to the party’s constitutional principles.
EFF Secretary-General, Godrich Gardee has confirmed that he met several ANC senior members, including NEC member Derek Hanekom, in a bid to pass a vote of no confidence in then President Jacob Zuma.
The African National Congress (ANC) says it will look into reports regarding National Executive Committee member Derek Hanekom contacting the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) about plans to remove then President Jacob Zuma from office but will not take any action until they have all the details.