Have the Ruling Party's Alliances Soured?

With just under a month to go till the ANC's National Conference takes place, alliance partners are at loggerheads over who they believe should lead the party. Daily Maverick covers the latest on the likely repercussions if the party cant agree on who will lead.

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President Jacob Zuma

  • South Africa:   Road to Mangaung - Who Will Muzzle the Guardians?

    Daily Maverick, 15 November 2012

    As the battle of Mangaung intensifies, the ANC Veterans' League wants party leadership to rein in the mayhem. The league, often confused with the more radical military veterans, is… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Road to Mangaung - the Eastern Cape Swing

    Daily Maverick, 5 November 2012

    ‘Electioneering in a decisive region was halted Sunday as heavy rain and wind tore through the rural town where the president was due to speak.’ The line sounds as if… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Road to Mangaung - Whose Tambo Was He Anyway?

    Daily Maverick, 30 October 2012

    In the latest episode of the ANC’s war with itself, there is now a contest over the legacy of former ANC President Oliver Tambo and who knew and understood him best. It seems… Read more »

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