POLITICS THIS WEEK: Ace vs the ANC

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Ace Magashule, currently suspended ANC Secretary-General is seen at the Pietermaritzburg High Court.
Ace Magashule, currently suspended ANC Secretary-General is seen at the Pietermaritzburg High Court.
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The main act in the continuing drama of South African politics will this week again have a court as setting when suspended ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule's application to have his suspension overturned will be heard.

On Thursday and Friday, his application will be heard in the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg.

In May, the corruption-accused Magashule was suspended after he refused to heed the party's call for members accused of serious crimes to step aside.

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