It is often top six officials who are expected to hold factions together when ambitious ANC leaders start jostling for power, but this isn't the case.
The ANC says the public protector's office was responsible for the provisional report leak and called for the final version to be published soon.
Jesse Duarte says the ANC will win next year's general election with an increase in majority, adding it is working to win back the Western Cape.
ANC leaders Cyril Ramaphosa and Jessie Duarte have met the party's Tlokwe councillors after the unseating of ANC mayor Maphetle Maphetle.
With President Zuma and his allies taking the top spots, to much jubilation, the political futures of the other contenders are uncertain.
Calls for ANC unity and fears of lingering animosity were heard following the election of Jacob Zuma and the party's senior leadership at Mangaung.
In her book Fight for Democracy: The ANC and the Media in South Africa, Glenda Daniels explores the ruling party's relationship with the media.
The ANC's priority prior to the national elections in three years' time will be to claw back the minority vote.
The Presidency has announced three more departures by senior officials in its office but denied that there was a "crisis".
While political parties insist that manifestos play a major part in their campaigns, it appears that many voters don't consider them at all.
Kgalema Motlanthe this week slammed the attacks in Gaza, dubbing the offensive "sheer savagery and brutality" that caused a "deep sense of revulsion".
Suspended former ANC chairperson Mosiuoa Lekota will not resign from the party because that will look like he is running away, he said on Wednesday.
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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.