Mangaung 2012: A special report

Special Report

Mangaung 2012: A special report

Follow the Mail & Guardian's coverage of the ANC's elective conference in Mangaung.


SACP urges ANC to remain humble

The South African Communist Party (SACP) has congratulated the ANC on its 101st anniversary and has urged the party to remain humble.

Businesses vie for ANC attention

The Progressive Business Forum marquee at the Mangaung elective conference revealed a mixed bag of companies hoping to cosy up to the ruling party.


M&G analysis: Post-Mangaung

VIDEO M&G's Rapule Tabane analyses President Zuma's victory at Mangaung, whether Malema's political career is over and what it all means for SA going forward.


Mangaung: A photo speaks a thousand words

Our M&G photographers spent a busy few days behind the lens at the ANC conference in Mangaung. Here's a small selection of some of the best images.


While you were sleeping

Forced to sit through hours of slow plenary sessions in stifling heat, some comrades couldn't endure the torture, succumbing to the comfort of sleep.


ANC top six: Zuma slate holds firm

With President Zuma and his allies taking the top spots, to much jubilation, the political futures of the other contenders are uncertain.
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