The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National Congress (ANC) will have a three-day meeting starting on Friday to discuss the local government elections results, governance issues and plans to initiate a process of broader engagement with society.
Prof Tinyiko Maluleke, Policy and Political Analyst at the University of Pretoria, says the ANC has so many contentious issues that it needs deal with, and they have dealt with them in an incoherent manner.
He likened the situation in the party to a multi-headed monster where each head says whatever comes to mind.
You hear Parliamentary committee under Jackson Mthembu making a statement about Hlaudi, we not sure what Faith Muthambi thinks about him, the Presidency is silent and so on ...— Prof Tinyiko Maluleke -Policy and Political Analyst University of Pretoria
Maluleke says the ANC has been under a lot of pressure since local government elections.
Listen to the full conversation below: