Mpumalanga ANC set for conference

2012-11-29 11:15
President Jacob Zuma (File, AP)

President Jacob Zuma (File, AP)

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Middelburg - African National Congress delegates trickled in at registration desks in Middelburg on Thursday for the party's Mpumalanga provincial nomination conference.

A total of 469 delegates from across the province, a stronghold of President Jacob Zuma, are expected to nominate their preferred leaders for the ANC's elective conference in Mangaung next month.

Delegates wore party t-shirts with Zuma's face on them, making it clear who they want to see emerge victorious at Mangaung.

With two fingers in the air, they hugged and greeted each other at the Steve Tshwete municipality's banquet hall.

Their t-shirts were emblazoned with 'Phinda Msholozi', meaning that Zuma should get re-elected.
The conference was set to start at 10:00.

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