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Sandile Zungu, the president of AmaZulu Football Club.
Sandile Zungu, the president of AmaZulu Football Club.
PHOTO: Sydney Seshibedi, Gallo Images

Claims of political mudslinging have surfaced just days before the much-anticipated ANC KwaZulu-Natal conference will be held for the election of the province's top five leaders and executive committee members. 

Businessman Sandile Zungu, Premier Sihle Zikalala, Finance MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube, KZN legislature chair of chairs Siboniso Duma and former provincial government director-general Nhlanhla Ngidi will face off as they contest the provincial chairpersonship.

Zungu's campaign manager, Vusi Mvelase, is alleging that the AmaZulu Football Club owner is the target of a smear campaign in which he is being painted as a womaniser. 

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