Limpopo ANC ‘regrets’ media blunder

2011-12-16 07:29

The Limpopo ANC has blamed an “unintended communication error” on some journalists being bumped off the accreditation list for its provincial conference.

It regretted the mishap, provincial spokesperson David Masondo said.

“An internal administrative mishap led to a few journalists being accidentally informed that their applications for media accreditation had been rescinded.

“The situation has since been rectified to everyone’s satisfaction.”

However, Masondo said the accreditation process for the conference was not being reopened.

The ANC in Limpopo would vote for its new leadership at its seventh provincial conference in Polokwane this weekend.

Limpopo Premier Cassel Mathale and Deputy Arts and Culture Minister Joe Phaahla were both in the running for chairman of the party’s provincial branch.

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