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ANC presidential race wide open - Mail & Guardian

Official branch nominations for leadership positions in the ANC open on Friday, with Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Cyril Ramaphosa expected to emerge as the favourites. Unlike previous years, ANC branches will send nominations for leadership positions ...and more »

The ANC is at war with itself - Mail & Guardian

Two of the ANC's national substructures, the women's league and the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans' Association this week abandoned any pretence at discipline and came out swinging at the perceived enemies of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, their choice ...and more »

Either way, Mantashe to remain in ANC top six - Mail & Guardian

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has emerged as a favourite of both of the party's two main factions, with lobbyists for deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma moving to have him appear on their slates for the position of ...and more »

Zuma's son in foot-in-mouth case - Mail & Guardian

President Jacob Zuma's son Edward faces a fresh charge of bringing the ANC into disrepute for heckling former finance minister Pravin Gordhan at a Gandhi memorial event in Pietermaritzburg last weekend. Edward Zuma, accompanied by several ANC members ...and more »

'Whoever wins must not fire us', Dlamini-Zuma urges ANC at KZN event - Business Day

Presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says whoever wins the ANC presidency during the party's elective conference in December must be supported by everyone in the party. Speaking in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday at a KwaDukuza women's month event‚ on ...and more »

EDITORIAL: Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma strays off script - Business Day

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma's maiden speech to the business community, at the Gordon Institute of Business Science on Tuesday morning, was a mystifying affair. It was the first time Dlamini-Zuma had provided a comprehensive exposition of her views on the ...and more »

Ramaphosa's campaign 'thwarted' - News24

Ramaphosa, ANC and SA deputy president, seeks to succeed Zuma as ANC president after the party's elective conference in December. Some party insiders have come out and said Zuma did this to prevent Ramaphosa from campaigning on the South Coast. ANC ...and more »

ANC Leadership Race: Can Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma give voters enough reason to head to the polls come 2019? - Daily Maverick

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma does not appear to be a natural political campaigner. She has very little time for glad-handing, or speaking to the media, or even answering questions. Unlike Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who takes on the issues of the day ...and more »

Dlamini-Zuma: Women play pivotal role in building society - Eyewitness News

Dlamini-Zuma was speaking in Groutville in the Kwadukuza region in KwaZulu Natal, touching on a range of issues including the freedom charter, women's rights and the economy. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma was speaking in Groutville in the Kwadukuza region in ...and more »

Stalwarts will go ahead with consultative conference even as ANC prevaricates - Times LIVE

ANC stalwarts and veterans‚ frustrated by the ANC leadership's “prevarication and indecision”‚ have decided to go ahead with a national consultative conference. The conference will be held between October 20 and 22. The decision by the signatories of ...and more »