Magashule tries to break the NEC

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A defiant Magashule yesterday participated in the ANC’s top six meeting ahead of the NEC meeting, during which his suspension was top of the agenda.  Photo: Getty Images
A defiant Magashule yesterday participated in the ANC’s top six meeting ahead of the NEC meeting, during which his suspension was top of the agenda. Photo: Getty Images

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Suspended ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule is fighting on all fronts and is also holding on to the keys to his office at Luthuli House.

While his allies tried to take the fight to President Cyril Ramaphosa at the ANC’s national executive committee (NEC) meeting this weekend, it emerged that Magashule had written to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), demanding access to documents so that he could properly prepare for his upcoming trial, and warning that the case against him was shaky.

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