Big boost for Cyril as Eastern Cape backs him for second term
Re-elected provincial chair Oscar Mabuyane immediately throws his support behind Ramaphosa for another five years
Much is riding on the 2022 ANC provincial conferences for president Cyril Ramaphosa’s bid to lead the ANC for a second term, and the Eastern Cape delivered a massive boost to his campaign.
This comes after the newly-elected ANC Eastern Cape leaders wasted no time in publicly backing his re-election, just minutes after they were elected.
This is a major blow to ANC leaders who are looking to oppose Ramaphosa in December at the national conference. These include disgraced former health minister Zweli Mkhize, who had hoped to secure the support of the Eastern Cape...