Mashatile calls for provincial ANC unity

2012-06-09 08:13

Gauteng ANC chairman Paul Mashatile called for unity within the party’s provincial structures yesterday evening.

Eye Witness News reported that Mashatile, who was speaking at the provincial general council in Pretoria, told delegates that they should defend the party’s unity and reject those who tried to divide the party.

He said delegates should spend the whole weekend engaging on issues of policy, Eye Witness News reported.

“Consistence with the traditions of our movement, we must engage in all the discussion documents before us, robustly and without fear or favour, placing only the interest of our movement and our people first,” Mashatile said.

The conference is an important build-up to the party’s national conference in December.

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