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Report: ANC figures owe cash to Kebble estate

Staff Reporter

Trustees of the insolvent estate of slain mining magnate Brett Kebble want more than R25-million back from beneficiaries of Kebble's largesse, Business Day reported on Wednesday. Alleged beneficiaries ranged from senior African National Congress members to a prominent business journalist.

Youth league vows to stand by Zuma

Staff Reporter

The African National Congress Youth League has vowed to stick by Jacob Zuma as its candidate for president of the country, even if new criminal charges were brought against him. "He is innocent until proven guilty ... until such time we will continue to support the deputy president," league president Fikile Mbalula said on Thursday.

Rebellion at Polokwane

Staff Reporter

It was open rebellion as the African National Congress began its 52nd national conference. Traditions of the movement, almost 100 years old, were thrown out as the majority of the more than 4 000 delegates made clear their support for the candidacy of deputy president Jacob Zuma to the top job.

ANC conference off to shaky start

Riaan Wolmarans

The African National Congress's (ANC) 52nd national conference in Polokwane got off to a shaky start on Sunday when the opening ceremony was disrupted by the ANC Youth League opposing the counting method to be used in party elections.