The NGC in numbers

2010-09-18 15:06

1 500 – delegates from ANC branches

500 – delegates from provincial executive committees, women, youth and veterans leagues and alliance partners Cosatu, SACP, and SA National Civics Organisation

800 – deployed cadres like ministers who are not in the NEC, directors-general, premiers and CEO of public companies

5 – the number of days the NGC takes

32 – exhibition spaces for businesses to show their products and services to the ANC

R900 – how much it will cost an ordinary delegate to attend the NGC

R24 000 – businessmen and parastatals’ bigwigs pay to rub shoulders with the ANC

R5 000 – what Zuma and his top five officials will pay to attend the NGC

R7 000 – what ministers, premiers, MEC and mayors will fork out to attend

R7 million – the estimated cost of running the NGC

62 – the number of official ANC Youth League delegates

  • The meeting is preceded by regional and provincial general councils and feeds political input into the debates that would take place at the NGC

– the number of commissions which the NGC will have to discuss issues like social transformation, education and health, peace and stability, economic transformation and media diversity and ownership.

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