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NEC orders SG to apologise for defiance or be punished

Ace pushed into a corner after playing his 'best cards'

Siviwe Feketha Political reporter

Suspended ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has been left with no room to manoeuvre after the party on Monday told him to back down in his defiance of its leadership or be punished.

In a move that appeared to strengthen President Cyril Ramaphosa's hand against his opponents in the ANC,  the national executive committee (NEC) ordered Magashule to publicly apologise over his behaviour related to the letter he wrote to Ramaphosa suspending him, or face disciplinary action...

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