Eric Naki
Political Editor
1 minute read
30 Mar 2021
5:33 am

Suspending Magashule could have a domino effect

Eric Naki

Magashule was criminally charged with corruption and fraud over R200 million graft in the Free State asbestos roofing project and is out on bail.

ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule. Picture: Gallo Images.

ANC insiders are talking of “blood on the floor” as the push for secretary-general Ace Magashule to go intensified – but with a strong counterattack from his backers at the ANC national executive committee (NEC) meeting yesterday. “It is blood on the floor… it’s tough. We will see who wins this,” said a source. The NEC extended its meeting after disagreement on whether he should step aside. ALSO READ: ANC NEC meeting: Magashule and others must step aside in 30 days But insiders say the Thuma Mina camp is not relenting in their demand for Magashule’s head. But they were...