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ANC Western Cape slams Fransman for public outbursts

The ANC’s provincial executive committee (PEC) has come out strongly against suspended chairperson Marius Fransman.

Fransman has been suspended for five years after being found guilty on two counts of misconduct, but said he would challenge the suspension.

He's has been embroiled in a political storm after former employee Louisa Wynand accused him of sexual assault.

Fransman has been vocal to the media about this and has been publicly criticising the party and it's senior members.

He basically called the decision disgraceful and unjust.

Xolani Koyana, EWN reporter

Fransman was suspended on 10 November, but has the option to appeal - within 21 days of the announcement.

Take a listen to the EWN update:

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Fransman accuser speaks after his suspension

Fransman accuser speaks after his suspension

Former Western Cape ANC leader found guilty on two counts of misconduct and is suspended for five years. Louisa Wynand speaks out.

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Not all ANC leaders are treated equally - Somadoda Fikeni

Suspended ANC member Marius Fransman is crying foul, but factionalism and valid disciplinary issues seem to have become entangled.

JUST IN: ANC suspends Marius Fransman

JUST IN: ANC suspends Marius Fransman

Fransman's ANC membership has been suspended for five years after being found guilty on two counts of misconduct.

ANC's Fransman slams sexual assault allegation as a political plot

ANC's Fransman slams sexual assault allegation as a political plot

Fransman has been embroiled in a political storm after Louisa Wynand accused him of sexual assault.

Beleagued Fransman blames ANC factions for 'flawed' disciplinary process

Beleagued Fransman blames ANC factions for 'flawed' disciplinary process

ANC WC leader Marius Fransman says the ANC has denied him documentation relevant to the sexual assault allegations against him.

Conflicting statements from the ANC on Fransman's reappointment

Conflicting statements from the ANC on Fransman's reappointment

According to EWN reporter, Rahima Essop, ANC PEC members were told that the Western Cape ANC leader is back in his position.

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Marius Fransman not back at the helm, despite reports - ANC

ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa has refuted claims that the party's embattled Western Cape leader has been reinstated to his position.

Intentions behind ANC's alleged bursary offer to Fransman’s accuser unclear

Intentions behind ANC's alleged bursary offer to Fransman’s accuser unclear

"After Louisa Wynand gave a tearful testimony to the integrity committee, one of the members sent her an e-mail offering to help."

Flirty texts add to the case against Marius Fransman, says Daily Maverick journo

Flirty texts add to the case against Marius Fransman, says Daily Maverick journo

Since this evidence surfaced, the Northern Cape NPA will now investigate sexual assault claims levelled against Marius Fransman.