Mxolisi Dukwana has been elected as the new Free State chairperson of the African National Congress (ANC) at the 9th Free State ANC Conference in Bloemfontein after obtaining 346 votes.
Dukwana defeated Free State premier and former ANC Women’s League deputy president, Sisi Ntombela, who obtained 306 votes.
Former Sasolburg mayor, Ketso Makume is the new deputy chairperson.
Former Thabo Mofutsanyana region secretary, Polediso Motsoeneng got the provincial secretary position, while Dibolelo Mahlatsi was elected deputy Secretary.
The new provincial Treasurer is Mathabo Leeto.
More than 600 delegates cast their votes in Bloemfontein in the early hours of Sunday.
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