Zuma condemns violence

2012-12-16 14:05

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Bloemfontein - President Jacob Zuma on Sunday condemned members who used violence to solve political disputes.

"It raises the question, what could be so much at stake that they would go so far to get their own way," he said in his opening address at the African National Congress' national elective conference in Mangaung in the Free State.

Zuma condemned the killing of ANC members, as well as the "alien tendencies" of people who tried to buy the support of the ANC.

They are turning ANC members into "commodities".

An ANC North West official, David Mosiane Chika, 33, was shot dead outside his house in Alabama, Klerksdorp on Friday morning.

Zuma also condemned members who took the ANC to court when they were "not happy".

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