The party’s national leaders also told 'Eyewitness News' President Cyril Ramaphosa has been widely welcomed in all parts of KZN.
President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed ANC members in Inanda outside Durban on Tuesday delivering the party’s message on its 107th birthday.
Posters in ANC colours have been widely circulated with the picture of Zuma as the main speaker for an event scheduled for Wednesday, just three days before Ramaphosa addresses the party’s birthday celebrations.
The leaders arrived minutes after former President Jacob Zuma, who made a grand entrance, receiving more cheers and shouts from supporters.
Ramaphosa and other senior ANC members have been traversing KwaZulu-Natal since last weekend to mobilise support for the manifesto launch and canvass for the upcoming general election.
DURBAN - The African National Congress (ANC) says despite challenges that it has faced internally, it believes it still enjoys a significant amount of support in one of its most embattled provinces, KwaZulu-Natal.
Durban – African National Congress (ANC) and State president Cyril Ramaphosa told a crowd of supporters on Monday that the governing party would still be around in 107-years’ time.
Addressing the media at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Thursday, ANC election organiser Fikile Mbalula said the main celebration, often referred to as the “January 8th statement”, will be held in Inanda.
The ANC spent the better part of its 107th-year anniversary celebrations insisting that it was a united party and that there was no tension between its current president, Cyril Ramaphosa, and his predecessor, Jacob Zuma.
ANC KwaZulu-Natal chairperson Sihle Zikalala has asked the leadership of a faction of the Shembe church for blessings ahead of the national elections.
President Cyril Ramaphosa was a no-show at church event north of Durban on Wednesday morning because his helicopter could not land because of bad weather.
The tweet in the early hours of Monday was in response to a Sunday Times report which indicated that Ramaphosa was going to confront Zuma ahead of the governing party's elections manifesto launch in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal this week.
President Cyril Ramaphosa engages with commuters at Berea taxi rank in Durban as part of ANC celebration of its 107 anniversary and build up to its manifesto launch at Moses Mabhida Stadium.
ANC top six, NEC members to hit campaign trail as party turns 107
The wreath laying ceremony formed part of ongoing celebrations to mark the 107th anniversary of the ruling party.
DURBAN - As the African National Congress (ANC) prepares for its birthday celebration and manifesto launch on Saturday, its secretary-general Ace Magashule has called on party's members to respect President Cyril Ramaphosa when he delivers the add...
The DA says it's working hard to ensure the ANC’s support dips below 50% in the province so that it can lead a coalition government.
Meanwhile, thousands of people began filling up the Moses Mabhida stadium in anticipation of the ANC president, Cyril Ramaphosa unpacking the party's election manifesto.
Former President Jacob Zuma was meant to address an event on Wednesday organised by his supporters in the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal.
Johannesburg - The protracted legal battle over the lawfulness of the 2015 ANC provincial conference in KwaZulu-Natal is heading to the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) next month.
The ruling ANC is expected to launch its manifesto at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Saturday January 12 2018 at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in KwaZulu-Natal.