Zimbabwe is in a state of crisis, the African National Congress (ANC) national working committee said on Monday. "The ANC regards [the ruling] Zanu-PF as an ally. However, it is concerned with the state of crisis that Zimbabwe is in and perceives this as negative for the entire Southern African Development Community region," said spokesperson Jesse Duarte.
The African National Congress's (ANC) national working committee (NWC) will discuss its youth league's recent national congress in Bloemfontein next week, spokesperson Jesse Duarte said on Wednesday. "We will speak at the NWC meeting on Monday," Duarte said.
It has not been decided whether African National Congress (ANC) deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe will become South Africa's deputy president, the party's secretary general, Gwede Mantashe, said on Sunday at the close of the ANC national executive committee's meeting in Midrand.
South Africa's police and the African National Congress (ANC) intensified efforts on Tuesday to quell anti-foreigner violence that has killed at least 24 people and sent thousands of African immigrants into refugee shelters. Police have struggled for over a week to end the violent attacks on foreigners.