South African Ruling Party Chooses Executive

African National Congress President Jacob Zuma closed the ruling party's conference with a warning for dissidents after the announcement of the National Executive Council members.

Supporters of the president of the ruling party, Jacob Zuma.

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    South African Press Association, 21 December 2012

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  • South Africa:  Ruling Party Disavows Wholesale Nationalization

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  • South Africa:  New Additions to ANC Make No Difference - Moeletsi Mbeki

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    The addition of new leaders to the ANC top six won't make any difference to the party's fortunes, commentator Moeletsi Mbeki told The Star newspaper on Thursday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Future of the Country 'Under Construction' (interview)

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  • South Africa:  ANC Cleans Up Disciplinary Procedures

    South African Press Association, 20 December 2012

    The ANC intends cleaning up disciplinary procedures in its constitution, constitutional affairs sub-committee chairman Collins Chabane said on Thursday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Wounded Marikana Miners 'Shot Again'

    South African Press Association, 20 December 2012

    Protesting mineworkers who survived the initial shooting by police at Marikana on August 16 were "searched and then shot again", the Farlam commission heard on Thursday. read more »

  • South Africa:  ANC Adopts Policies to Address Weaknesses

    South African Press Association, 19 December 2012

    The ANC's policy document on "Organisational Renewal" saw resolutions taken to address weaknesses within the party at the national conference in Mangaung on Wednesday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Duarte - Stalwart With a Short Fuse for the Media

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  • South Africa:  Voting for NEC Starts At Mangaung

    South African Press Association, 19 December 2012

    ANC delegates queued on Wednesday morning to vote for the rest of its national executive committee (NEC) members at the party's elective conference being held in Mangaung. read more »

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