[LISTEN] Is Zuma being used to sow division in KZN's Musa Dladla region?

Eyewitness News Senior reporter Ziyanda Ngcobo says rumors that previous leaders within the African National Congress (ANC) Musa Dladla region are using President Jacob Zuma to sow division and defy its newly elected leadership may be loose talk.

The Business Day recently ran a report saying a probe has been launched into the rumors.

Ngcobo joined Karima Brown to unpack the story.

Musa Dladla is a very interesting region because that is where the former president comes from but that is also where Senzo Mchunu comes from and on that regional executive committee is his wife and so that gives an interesting dynamic to the story.

Ziyanda Ngcobo, Eyewitness News senior reporter

Musa Dladla still hasn't reelected a new leadership and so for me at the stage, I think it is just loose talk but what people are trying to do is to make it gain momentum from other regions so that it does become an issue that he ANC cannot avoid discussing.

Ziyanda Ngcobo, Eyewitness News senior reporter

Click on the link below to listen to the full conversation...


This article first appeared on 702 : [LISTEN] Is Zuma being used to sow division in KZN's Musa Dladla region?


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI

CapeTalk welcomes all comments that are constructive, contribute to discussions in a meaningful manner and take stories forward.

However, we will NOT condone the following:

  • Racism (including offensive comments based on ethnicity and nationality)
  • Sexism
  • Homophobia
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cyber bullying
  • Hate speech
  • Derogatory language
  • Comments inciting violence.

We ask that your comments remain relevant to the articles they appear on and do not include general banter or conversation as this dilutes the effectiveness of the comments section.

We strive to make the CapeTalk community a safe and welcoming space for all.

CapeTalk reserves the right to: 1) remove any comments that do not follow the above guidelines; and, 2) ban users who repeatedly infringe the rules.

Should you find any comments upsetting or offensive you can also flag them and we will assess it against our guidelines.

CapeTalk is constantly reviewing its comments policy in order to create an environment conducive to constructive conversations.

Read More
Find out who Zuma's new lawyer is

Find out who Zuma's new lawyer is

Former President Jacob Zuma has appointed a new attorney to represent him, Lungisani Daniel Mantsha.

[WATCH] BLF member yells at journos covering Duduzane Zuma's court appearance

[WATCH] BLF member yells at journos covering Duduzane Zuma's court appearance

EWN caught a BLF member swearing at reporters who covered Zuma's appearance in the Commercial Crimes Court on Monday.

Why are people upset that Duduzane Zuma was shackled? Is it because he's hot?

Why are people upset that Duduzane Zuma was shackled? Is it because he's hot?

Eusebius and callers discuss 'pretty boy' privileges and if they thought Duduzane looked hot in chains.

Zuma dropping Hulley on eve of court appearance is "extraordinary"

Zuma dropping Hulley on eve of court appearance is "extraordinary"

Journalist at Tiso Blackstar Karyn Maughan gives analysis on the Sars commission of inquiry and the Zuma family legal matters.

Duduzane Zuma to appear in court on Thursday on two counts of culpable homicide

Duduzane Zuma to appear in court on Thursday on two counts of culpable homicide

Zuma appeared in the Commercial Crimes Court on Monday after being granted R100 000 bail.

State asks court to move Duduzane Zuma corruption matter to January

State asks court to move Duduzane Zuma corruption matter to January

Zuma appeared in the Commercial Crimes Court on Monday morning where he was granted bail of R100 000.

Jacob Zuma fires attorney Michael Hulley

Jacob Zuma fires attorney Michael Hulley

Hulley saw Zuma through more than a decade of the drawn-out spy tapes saga and represented him at his 2006 rape trial, where he was acquitted.

ANC stands by its decision not to humiliate Jacob Zuma

ANC stands by its decision not to humiliate Jacob Zuma

ANC's National Executive Committee is set to meet on Wednesday to discuss Sona and Zuma's fate as President.

No surprise that Nzimande shown the door in Cabinet reshuffle - analyst

No surprise that Nzimande shown the door in Cabinet reshuffle - analyst

Political analyst Karima Brown says SACP members who remain in Cabinet are "at the mercy" of Zuma and will have to strategise.

Popular articles
Parents no longer have to travel with children's birth certificates

Parents no longer have to travel with children's birth certificates

The new Home Affairs upgrades to the system include printing parents details at the back of the child's passport.

Tell me what you want: Study reveals most common sexual fantasies

Tell me what you want: Study reveals most common sexual fantasies

What are your sexual fantasies? Disclosure can bring sexual freedom, but it can also have downsides. A study lists the top trends.

More arrests are imminent in connection with the cash-in-transit heists - Hawks

More arrests are imminent in connection with the cash-in-transit heists - Hawks

Seven suspects were arrested in Limpopo in less than 24 hours after a cash-in-transit vehicle was blown up in the province.

Madiba’s private secretary Zelda la Grange opens up about money (hers and his)

Madiba’s private secretary Zelda la Grange opens up about money (hers and his)

Bruce Whitfield interviews La Grange about her and Madiba's attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.)

The story of amaBhungane (and how it’s digging up dung on the Guptas & friends)

The story of amaBhungane (and how it’s digging up dung on the Guptas & friends)

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism Investigative Journalist Craig McKune.

Meet Elmar Conradie, CEO of low-cost FlySafair (world’s most on-time airline)

Meet Elmar Conradie, CEO of low-cost FlySafair (world’s most on-time airline)

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Conradie for his “ShapeShifter” feature.

Criminals targeting homes with aluminium windows, warns neighborhood watch

Criminals targeting homes with aluminium windows, warns neighborhood watch

The Panorama, Welgelegen and Plattekloof Neighbourhood Watch has identified a new house break-in trend.