Divisions in the ANC and tripartite alliance are deepening amid ongoing drama surrounding President Jacob Zuma's leadership.
702's John Robbie spoke to political analyst, Dr Somadoda Fikeni, on his thoughts regarding the recent developments in the country.
Listen to the interview below:
The president would not be taken out by one incident, no matter how shaking because he will not go down without a fight— Dr Somadoda Fikeni, political analyst
Behind the scenes, the ANC is a divided house within itself, especially the veterans of the ANC who are against what is happening.— Dr Somadoda Fikeni, political analyst
It's quite clear now that within the Tripartite Alliance, especially the SACP and Cosatu, are unhappy with what is happening and this will only deepen divisions.— Dr Somadoda Fikeni, political analyst
We are heading in the direction of social and political disorder if things are not corrected.— Dr Somadoda Fikeni, political analyst