African National Congress (ANC) Treasurer General Paul Mashatile says the deadline to recall President Jacob Zuma is on Wednesday and that a motion of no confidence will proceed in Parliament Thursday.

The announcement was made following a special meeting by the ANC caucus in Parliament Wednesday morning.

The NEC decided after a 13-hour meeting on Monday to recall President Zuma as head of state.

Mashatile was briefing the media in Parliament.