The High Court judgment has provided a glimmer of hope for those who have threatened similarly to challenge ANC proceedings.
Siyanda Mhlongo suggested that political killings were a direct result of ANC politics, adding that the party was "currently in a civil war".
Ngubo, a former ANC Donnybrook branch chairperson and the one-time head of the Pietermaritzburg New Prison, was released on Monday.
Men who abuse women have often been victims of maltreatment themselves resulting to the intergenerational cycling of abuse.
The ANC national conference is looming, and presidential candidates have been using every cheap trick in the book to win at Nasrec.
Two unnamed student activists have been expelled for life from Rhodes University, while protesting against rape culture at the university.