ANCYL selects Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as preferred presidential party candidate

The African National Congress' Youth League ANCYL has announced its support for Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as party president in a media briefing held on Tuesday.

EWN reporter, Masa Kekana was there.

Kekana tells the Midday Reports, Stephen Grootes that the ANCYL announced Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as their preferred presidential party candidate and Mpumalanga premier, David Mabuza as the deputy.

Collen Maine said there is nothing special about deputy president, Cyril Ramaphosa.

Masa Kekana, EWN Reporter

They would also like to see exile experience not being a requisite of the credentials that you need.

Masa Kekana, EWN Reporter

Kekana says ANCYL General Secretary Njabulo Nzuza spoke extensively about radical economic transformation.

Listen to the full report here:


This article first appeared on 702 : ANCYL selects Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as preferred presidential party candidate


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