What’s that tiny whine? The ANC Women’s League falling briefly ...

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What’s that tiny whine? The ANC Women’s League falling briefly out of line

There are probably good reasons Bathabile Dlamini's threat to form another organisation fizzled out

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Everybody can relax. Bathabile Dlamini isn’t going to form a breakaway party just for women who have fallen off the patronage wagon. The ANC Women’s League remains intact, and can continue the important work it does such as, well, those things it does, you know, like that one time with the thing and the other thing.

For a day or two this week, however, it was touch and go.

It all started on Tuesday, when the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal, citing the findings of a provincial working committee that listed complaints about service delivery and corruption, removed Zandile Gumede from her position as mayor of eThekwini...

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