Mantashe Addresses Crowd, Receives Memorandum
ANC secretary General Gwede Mantashe has called on members of the ANC to remain calm as tensions continue to rise in the Johannesburg CBD. Mantashe addressed members who gathered to defend the ANC from a faction who organised the #OccupyLuthuliHouse campaign.
The organisers of the #OccupyLuthuliHouse movement handed over a memorandum of demands to Mantashe at the party’ s headquarters. One of the demands that the group is making is for President Jacob Zuma to step down
Organisers say they will continue to engage with other structures to map out a way forward for the achievement of their demands.
The movements Sasabona Manganye says the party needs to hold an urgent consultative conference to resolve the issues raised.