ANC confident chaos won't occur

2008-05-13 00:00

The provincial leadership of the ANC has said that it does not foresee any chaos at the upcoming elective provincial conference, to be held at the Durban University of Technology’s Indumiso campus in Pietermaritzburg next month.

"We do not need any additional security enforcement. What you will see at Indumiso would be the normal organisational security," Senzo Mchunu, the ANC provincial secretary, told The Witness yesterday.

Mchunu was responding to questions of whether there will be additional security enforcement at the venue in anticipation of the chaos that has broken out at recent ANC conferences.

"There won’t be any chaos! In fact the only noise that you will hear is the normal noise associated with any conference. There is nothing on which we disagree on as branches in this province," he said.

Mchunu, however, said the leadership is leaving nothing to chance when it comes to thorough preparations. "We are aware that in most cases it is the issue of accreditation for delegates that gives rise to such chaos; that is why we are planning carefully …"

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