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Ralph Mathekga | The unbearableness of ANC's lack of accountability

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ANC General Secretary Ace Magashule addresses the media on the outcomes of a national working committee (NWC) meeting at the partys headquarters at Luthuli House on February 26, 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Gallo Images / Sowetan / Alaister Russell)
ANC General Secretary Ace Magashule addresses the media on the outcomes of a national working committee (NWC) meeting at the partys headquarters at Luthuli House on February 26, 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Gallo Images / Sowetan / Alaister Russell)

For too long there has been no accountability from senior ANC members who instead hide behind the party when accused of corruption, making the ANC complicit, writes Ralph Mathekga.

The ANC is on a collision course with the society that the party is supposed to be leading.

In recent months, we have seen some within the ANC rallying against state institutions, particularly the criminal justice system, including the judiciary. Senior members of the ANC and influential figures have been rounded up to come and explain some of the decisions made in government.

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