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Ace Magashule stays on as ANC Chairperson in Free State

Ace Magashule stays on as ANC Chairperson in Free State

Ace Magashule has been re-elected as the Chairperson of the ANC in the Free State, extending his 23-year reign in the province Magashule, who is also Free State Premier, received 209 nominations from delegates in attendance, while his former deputy Thabo Manyoni only managed 25 nods. Manyoni, who boycotted the provincial congress, declined his nomination over the phone. “As the former Secretary of the provincial executive committee (PEC), I only received comrade Manyoni’s apology through the media,” said re-elected Secretary William Bulwane. Magashule’s deputy Paseka Nompondo, who was the Mangaung regional Chairperson was uncontested, along with the Deputy General-Secretary Mamiki Qabathe, while two other candidates who were nominated to contest […]