Over the past few weeks several prominent ANC stalwarts have come forward and asked that Jacob Zuma step down as President and now apparently the ANC in Gauteng has reached a consensus and is calling for Zuma to resign. Conflicting reports though from mainstream news sites since Times Media saying it’s true while others like Media 24 saying there has been no confirmation yet.
This from Times Live.
“ANC Gauteng‚ through its extended PEC meeting‚ resolved that the ANC and state president must resign‚” a source close to the meeting said.
The insider said the resolution was reached through consensus in the early hours of Tuesday.
The Gauteng ANC’s decision to push for Zuma’s axing follows a number of branches in Johannesburg that have written to ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe calling for Zuma’s resignation following the Constitutional Court judgment against him.” [More HERE]
Will let you know if it’s confirmed or not.