The former leaders of the ANC Youth League have asked the ANC congress at Mangaung to reinstate them to their respective positions.
Expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema, suspended secretary general Sindiso Magaqa and spokesperson Floyd Shivambu have asked the ANC's national congress – the party's highest decision-making body – to reverse the decision by the party's national disciplinary committee [NDC] and reinstate them to their respective positions.
The trio submitted a comprehensive report to the national conference currently under way in Mangaung through party secretary general Gwede Mantashe, outlining events of the NDC and the appeals committee that culminated with Malema's expulsion and the suspension of Magaqa and Shivhambu.
"We believe that the ANC 53rd national conference should receive this report, which we submitted to the ANC national executive committee for review purposes. We remain loyal supporters and members of the ANC, willing to be corrected and guided under its principles, constitution, values and vision to achieve all Freedom Charter objectives.Continue reading…