ANC in-fighting: 'It's about their turn to eat'

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How will the factional battles within the ruling party play out as the ANC holds its national executive committee (NEC) meeting this weekend? Some analysts believe that existing divisions will deepen, particularly around the fate of long-serving party member Derek Hanekom after his admission that he met with the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) about ousting former president Jacob Zuma through a vote of no confidence.

RELATED: Are Derek Hanekom's days numbered?Xolani Dube, political analyst from the Xubera Institute for Research and Development, sees the official statement by ANC Secretary-general Ace Magashule calling for disciplinary action against Hanekom, as a misplaced reflection of hatred. That letter is an exhibition of hatred among the ANC members.

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