ANC Free State News
The African National Congress condemns in the strongest possible terms the assault of protestors by a grouping outside the ANC Headquarters, Chief Albert Luthuli House, earlier today. Regardless of what some may deem as provocation by the Black First Land First Movement who intended to march to Luthuli House, there will never be any justification for scenes as the ones witnessed today. Disturbing in the extreme is the assault of women in so callous and dehumanizing manner.
The African National Congress (ANC) supports the position adopted by the ANC Caucus at the City of Cape Town Metropolitan Council to withdraw the motion of no confidence brought by the ANC against Mayor Patricia De Lille. Whilst Patricia De Lille, is the face of a corrupt, dysfunctional municipality as well as a weak, directionless Democratic Alliance (DA) at the City, she is but one cog of a bigger problem that is the DA and its patronage networks within the City.
ANC Secretary General comrade Ace Magashule has announced the ANC Free State Provincial Interim Structure at a media briefing held at Emoya Estate, Bloemfontein.
" This Structure is a collective decision of the ANC NEC not that of an individual" said SG Magashule.
ANC Free State Interim Structure
Disgruntled ANC Members Withdraw Legal Action
MEMBERS of the African National Congress unhappy wih the outcome of the Provincial Elective Conference in the Free State have withdrawn their court challenge.
This was revealed by Secretary General Ace Magashule in Bloemfontein today, who added that the unity of the party was of paramount importance. The Secretary General said the ANC has resolved to internally resolve its issues, which led to the appeal being withdraw.
The African National Congress wishes anti-apartheid struggle stalwart and veteran of our movement, Mama Sophie de Bruyn well on the occasion of her 80th birthday today, 24 January 2018.
8 JANUARY 2018
Fellow South Africans,
National Chairperson, Cde Gwede Mantashe,
Outgoing President of the African National Congress, Cde Jacob Zuma,
We, the nearly 5,000 ANC delegates, having met at NASREC Johannesburg, Gauteng from 16th – 20th December 2017, during the centennial celebrations of our longest serving President, Isithwalandwe/ Seaparankoe Oliver Reginald Tambo.
During the Siyanqoba rally ahead of November 29 by-elections in the Metsimaholo Local Municipality that was held in Sasolburg on Sunday, ANC dep