Triumphant ANC vows to pick SA up from disaster after polls

- | 3 months ago

Despite the plunge in support, ANC chairperson Gwede Mantashe said the party was grateful for a new “lifeline”.

It was an improvement on its 2016 local government elections performance “when we were really facing a disaster”, he said. “We are picking up from that disaster.

” Minister in the presidency Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma acknowledged the decline in support, but said: “We are happy with the mandate the people have given us and we will work hard to improve.

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