"Allegations of this nature are often made when the accuser fears exposure for his own misdeeds or runs out of political ideas," acting national spokesperson Zizi Kodwa said in a statement on Thursday.
But the ANC's acting national spokesperson, Zizi Kodwa, said they would be mounting yet another appeal following Wednesday's judgment.
Acting ANC national spokesperson Zizi Kodwa at the state capture inquiry.
• Audit into Eskom’s problems to take 3 months The governing party’s acting spokesperson Zizi Kodwa spoke to Eyewitness News on the sidelines of the state capture commission on Tuesday.
This past weekend, a leadership task team chaired by Deputy President, David Mabuza, met with Mahumapelo and the PEC to establish a way forward for the “sake of unity.” Read – “North West was on fire” – ANC defends decision to axe Supra Mahumapelo “For the sake of unity” – Zizi Kodwa The outcomes of that meeting, it seems, have done nothing to quell the tension between the two parties.
ANC acting national spokesperson Zizi Kodwa said the ANC had already filed papers to oppose the ruling.
Zizi Kodwa, head of President Cyril Ramaphosa's office at Luthuli House, is a close friend and associate of Bosasa's flashy spin doctor and director, Papa Leshabane.
Kodwa said the ANC would appeal Wednesday's ruling by Judge Fayeeza Kathree-Setiloane, who declared the 2018 decision by the party's NEC to disband the North West leadership unlawful.
ANC acting spokesperson Zizi Kodwa said they would study the judgment in its full context and its implications.
Acting national spokesperson Zizi Kodwa said the ANC would follow its internal processes in dealing with the matter at hand.