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ANC's Hanekom Says It Will Be Good If Duma Supports Cyril's Second Term Bid

Source: https://twitter.com/Derek_Hanekom/status/1557314455775727616?t=cSzumPLt1lr-gfI8GOMjBQ&s=19

ANC heavyweight, Derek Hanekom has revealed that president Cyril Ramaphosa is going to get a second term with or without the support of Kwa-Zulu Natal province.

Recently, a report left some comrades divided on social media after the ANC Kwa-Zulu Natal provincial chairperson said the province might consider supporting Cyril Ramaphosa for a second term at the party's national conference in December.

This saw RET comrades in Kwa-Zulu Natal coming out guns blazing stating that this was not the position taken by the province, and that Duma Mtolo had no right to say that as the province has not deliberated on that matter.

ANC NEC member, Derek Hanekom however said it would be good if Duma Mtolo mobilises support for president Cyril Ramaphosa to get a second term. This comes as the president's future hands in obscurity as to whether or not he will emerge victorious in December.

Hanekom said he is confident that with or without the support of ANC Kwa-Zulu Natal province, president Cyril Ramaphosa is going to emerge victorious at the national conference.

"That would be good. But he'll get a second term, with or without his support," said Derek Hanekom.

Critics have however slammed Derek Hanekom saying his statement is reckless to say Cyril Ramaphosa will get a second term without the support of Kwa-Zulu Natal province because it is one of the biggest provinces which will bring more delegates at the conference.

Even though president Cyril Ramaphosa will emerge as the winner in December, his headache will be about trying to survive the 2024 election. ANC is on the verge of losing power, and 2024 will be a make or break moment for them.

"He can buy ANC delegates to vote him for second term, but he can't buy us to vote him in 2024 national elections. ANC is going to lose the national elections in 2024 as they already lost big metro municipalities under Ramaphosa," some critics said.

It has become clear that Cyril Ramaphosa's attempt to unite the movement didn't yield results as comrades will be going to the December conference more divided than ever.

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