ANC North West: Fake step-aside lists and the corruption accused mayor who refuses to go

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Mayor Kgotso Khumalo was arrested, together with a director at the municipality, Cyril Henry, who is a former acting municipal manager at JB Marks.
Mayor Kgotso Khumalo was arrested, together with a director at the municipality, Cyril Henry, who is a former acting municipal manager at JB Marks.
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The ANC leadership in the North West aligned to President Cyril Ramaphosa is facing an uphill fight against the so-called "Radical Economic Transformation" grouping as the latter appears to be behind fake "step aside lists" of party leaders expected to vacate their positions. 

A so-called step-aside list from the North West ANC purported to be fake surfaced on social media revealing names of some members of the interim provincial committee who'd been allegedly implicated in criminality, or charged.

On the list are the likes of the North West province task-team coordinator Hlomani Chauke and ANC's IPC member, Motlalepula Rosho.

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