ANC national working committee to investigate Hanekom meeting with EFF

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The ANC top six and its national working committee will decide on Derek Hanekom’s future as a member of the party’s national executive committee (NEC).

This comes after the NEC meeting this past weekend decided that his admission that he met with the EFF to discuss ousting former president Jacob Zuma in a looming motion of no confidence in 2017 was referred to ANC officials for further investigation. ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte told a media briefing on Tuesday that the resolution was that the matter called for further investigation.

“In this case, the accusation that is made by a member of an opposition party and what the NEC has directed us to do is to go and look at the veracity of the statements made by the EFF,” said Duarte.

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