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Here's what you need to know about Occupy Luthuli House

05 September, 04:31 PM

First there was the call from some ANC supporters to #OccupyLuthuliHouse and then #DefendLuthuliHouse followed.

Find out what happened outside the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg on Monday, 5 September 2016. There was a strong security presence, with members in fatigues and police on duty.

Members of the umKhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association (MWMVA), the ANC Youth League and Secretary General Gwede Mantashe appeared.

First thing on Monday, ANC spokepserson Khusela Sangoni called for calm and uttered the party's respect of members' right to protest (more here).

Mantashe discouraged conflict, and said the party considered all voices, before dismissing the #OccupyLuthuliHouse members as a small group. 

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