ANC in Durban to hold 'anti-regime change' march

2016-10-14 10:35
Jacob Zuma.

Jacob Zuma. (Erin Bates)

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Cape Town – The ANC in Durban plans to hold a massive march in support of President Jacob Zuma who it believes is being targeted in a bid to overthrow the government.

"As the ANC, we are ready to defend our democratically elected President Jacob Zuma and the entire democratic government against any attempts at unconstitutional regime change spearheaded by counter-revolutionaries such as Julius Malema, peace-time heroes and agents of monopoly capital like Sipho Pityana," a statement said.

The regional wing of the ANC said a group of people want to install a ''puppet government'' and it is tired of them.

"We are ready for them."

The region continued: "We call upon all the masses of our people in the entire eThekwini region to join the march so that we can send the clearest message that we are ready in our tireless efforts to defend this country amid unprecedented pressures from imperialist forces and their lackeys."

The "Anti Regime Change March" sets off from the King DiniZulu Park at 11:00 on Saturday and will head to the Durban City Hall.

Read more on:    anc  |  jacob zuma  |  durban  |  politics

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
Watch: Investing in the future through child development

An investment of R32-million into 11 early childhood development centres is changing the future for children in the Northern Cape.

Partner Content
What all investors should know about index investing

Index-linked investments are growing fast in popularity globally, and are growing in size and complexity too.

/World
 

Makeover saves dog’s life

Lucky Charlie got a complete make-over that helped him get adopted.

 
 

Paws

For the love of Corgis!
Can we communicate with our pets?
8 great natural remedies for your pet
Buying a puppy? Don’t get scammed!
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.