Ace aside, these are the ANC bigwigs who could be hit by ‘step aside’ rule
Zandile Gumede, Mike Mabuyakhulu, Danny Msiza, Olly Mlamleli, Zukiswa Ncitha, Sindisiwa Gomba and on it goes
Prominent ANC figures facing criminal charges will have to vacate their positions within 30 days or risk suspension after the party’s national executive committee (NEC) unanimously agreed they need to do so pending finalisation of their cases.
The NEC is the ANC’s highest decision-making body between national conferences.
Though the most notable among those affected by the decision is party secretary-general Ace Magashule, there are several other leaders in various provinces who are facing criminal charges and, therefore, would need to step aside within the next 30 days or face suspension...