ANC deputy Secretary-General Jessie Duarte has assured South Africans that Deputy President David Mabuza has recuperated well from a chest ailment – after cancelling a parliamentary question and answer session.
The African National Congress’ National Working Committee says it has given the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal an opportunity to explain its reasons behind the redeployment of Zandile Gumede as a member of the provincial legislature.
Fewer words and more action seems to be a sentiment shared by politicians and ordinary South Africans in response to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s letter to African National Congress (ANC) members.
The President of the Abahlali Basemjondolo Movement, Sbu Zikode, says the ANC’s decision to redeploy former eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede to the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature shows that the governing party has lost touch with the needs of South Africans.
KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala has admitted that the redeployment of former eThekwini mayor, Zandile Gumede, to the legislature, while she is facing corruption charges, might not have been an ideal decision.