Zuma gives hat tip to ANC stalwarts, despite earlier criticism

President Jacob Zuma has thanked ANC stalwarts for improving the quality of the debate at the party's national policy conference, despite lashing out at them on Friday.

Read: Zuma questions legitimacy of ANC stalwarts during his ANC policy conference talk

Zuma thanked stalwarts for their input after a walkabout at Nascrec on day four the ANC's national policy conference.

On Friday, he took a swipe at party veterans during his opening address of the conference.

Also read: Zuma using his platform in divisive, un-ANC way, says stalwart Cheryl Carolus

The stalwarts boycotted the first two days of the conference because it didn't include a consultative gathering.

Zuma made special mention of the stalwarts during a very brief feedback session after his walkabout, reports EWN's Masa Kekana.

Take a listen to the EWN update:

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