Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has endorsed the former African Union Chairperson Dr. Nkosasana Dlamini Zuma to succeed President Jacob Zuma as the next President of the ruling party.
MKMVA Chair Kebby Maphatsoe has been re-elected to a top position, he is now president of the organisation.
The organisation has held its elective conference in Boksburg this weekend amid claims by its then deputy and general secretary that the conference was divisive and fraudulent.
#MKMVA Chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe says Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is a suitable candidate to be the President of the ANC.
— Samkele maseko (@samkelemaseko) 14 May 2017
“Branches of the ANC are the ones who are going to decide who becomes president of the ANC.” said association president Kebby Maphatsoe
“We respect Comrade Cyril Ramaphosa as one of the leaders of the ANC, but our preference has always been Comrade Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma ”
They didn’t recognize the chairperson, now that I’m the President they must tow the line. It’s cold outside the ANC, ask Julius https://t.co/GpvJ6dWdUp
— Kebby Maphatsoe (@KebbyMKCadre) 11 June 2017