If you expecting NEC to recall Pres, you will be dissapointed says Munusammy

If people are looking at this meeting through the prism of recall, they are going to be disappointed.

Ranjeni Munusammy, Associate Editor for Daily Maverick

This concept of recall never existed previously. It came up in 2008, when the ANC was looking for a way to get rid of Former President Thabo Mbeki. I think there is more innovative thinking. They are thinking broader than recall.

Ranjeni Munusammy, Associate Editor for Daily Maverick

Munsammy says she believes there will be some form of sanction.

I think there is sufficient anger in the upper echelons of the ANC to ensure that the Gupta family gets heavily rebuked and also sufficient anger at the President's actions, so unlike previous meetings...there will be more people speaking out than there has been.

Ranjeni Munusammy, Associate Editor for Daily Maverick

She says the strongest voice will be ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe.

He has been very scathing about the Gupta family and has not minced his words about it.

Ranjeni Munusammy, Associate Editor for Daily Maverick

Mantashe has not bought into the Gupta responses to allegations of political job offers, that it is all about ANC faction fighting. She says the Guptas are trying to put pressure on the NEC and people they have secured in the NEC to act in their favour. And there will be a push back lead by the Secretary General.

Read More
Stats SA: Three out of five black people are poor

Stats SA: Three out of five black people are poor

Statistics South Africa has announced that half of all South Africans are living below the poverty line.

Sexual violence to receive unique classification in film ratings

Sexual violence to receive unique classification in film ratings

Film and publications board acting COO, Abongile Mashele says they are trying to start a conversation about sexual violence.

ANC may give into AIC demands over Matatiele

ANC may give into AIC demands over Matatiele

Cabinet has agreed to investigate re-demarcating provincial boundaries between KZN and the EC around the town of Matatiele.

"Angola's dos Santos is notorious for corruption and greed"

"Angola's dos Santos is notorious for corruption and greed"

Analyst Peter Fabricious looks at President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos's 38-year reign and says it has a mixed legacy.

ANC proposes controversial Snuki Zikalala for SABC board

ANC proposes controversial Snuki Zikalala for SABC board

EWN Reporter, Rahima Essop gives an update on the candidates that may be short listed for the new SABC board.

Crime intelligence is not performing the function that it should - Gareth Newham

Crime intelligence is not performing the function that it should - Gareth Newham

Gareth Newham, ISS Head of Governance, says it is strange Mokushane was appointed without proper checks.

Popular articles
An expert guide on 'hotwifing' and 'cuckolding' in the bedroom

An expert guide on 'hotwifing' and 'cuckolding' in the bedroom

Clinical sexologist Dr Eve shares insights into sexual fetishes and how partners negotiate them in their bedroom and relationship.

[Watch] John Maytham shuts down victim shamer on air

[Watch] John Maytham shuts down victim shamer on air

A caller wanted to know what the alleged victim had done in order for Grace Mugabe to assault her.

Cape officials to harvest 500 million litres of new water a day

Cape officials to harvest 500 million litres of new water a day

Mayor of Cape Town speaks to CapeTalk's Kieno Kammies about plans to provide more water amidst the ongoing drought.

LISTEN:  Reformed car hijacker sheds light on hijacking underworld

LISTEN: Reformed car hijacker sheds light on hijacking underworld

This reformed car hijacker was convicted for hijacking, robbery and murder and served almost 16 years jail time. Hear his story.

Journos walk out of Bathabile Dlamini's briefing after 2 hour wait

Journos walk out of Bathabile Dlamini's briefing after 2 hour wait

EWN's Gia Nicolaides says journalists walked out of the media briefing on social grants after waiting for hours for her to arrive.

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

These are the emergency numbers you should have on your cellphone and this is what you must understand about how they work.