[Updated] Gupta family member arrested as S.African police probe influence peddling
14 February, 2018, 19:48 | Author: Marjorie Miles
On Tuesday, he was recalled by the party's national executive committee following a 13-hour meeting that ran from Monday afternoon into the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Zuma says he agreed with Ramaphosa and ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule last week on a delayed resignation but that the ANC's top six rejected the plan of a staggered resignation.
It dumped him as party leader in December, narrowly electing Ramaphosa, a millionaire former union leader, over Zuma's preferred successor, his ex-wife Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
On February 6, the much-anticipated annual presidential speech to Parliament that is typically half policy and half political theatre was postponed due to the tense stand-off between Zuma and his party's leadership.
The magnitude of corruption allegations against 75-year-old Zuma is astounding.
But Mr Zuma showed no sign of going quietly when he appeared on television and said the ANC had not followed the proper procedure to unseat him.
ANC spokesman Pule Mabe told state broadcaster SABC that Zuma remained "a disciplined member of the ANC and would do what is best for a cadre of the movement".
The ANC had previously supported Zuma through several periods of scandal.
"It's an open question whether the ANC members of parliament will vote with the multiple opposition parties to compel the president to resign".
Earlier, the spokesperson of the Hawks, Hangwani Mulaudzi, had confirmed the raid to journalists waiting outside the Gupta home. The Economic Freedom Fighters, the third biggest party, last month proposed the no-confidence motion that's now due to be debated on 22 February, and plans to go to court if it isn't brought forward.
At the same time, the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry believes investor confidence has been given a boost with Zuma's recall. "We would like the incoming president to put forward to the nation what the programme of the ANC will be for this year", he said.
The ANC - which was once led by anti-apartheid struggle leader Nelson Mandela - reportedly gave Zuma 48 hours to step down.
A party spokesperson said in a conference yesterday that while the party wants Zuma out urgently, they also want to install Rhamaphosa as president.
Late a year ago, South Africa's top court ruled that he violated the constitution when he paid for multimillion-dollar upgrades to his private home with state funds.
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