'There’s nothing else the ANC can do, but keep on pressing Jacob Zuma to resign'

(Also read: 'We have a President who can't address Parliament. As simple as that')

ANC members call for Jacob Zuma to step down on 5 February in Johannesburg. Picture: Ihsaan Haffajee/EWN

Is the postponement of the 2018 State of the Nation Address (Sona) an indication that it’s the end of the President Jacob Zuma’s Presidency?

Sources in ANC have told EWN that Jacob Zuma will be recalled on Wednesday night.

If he doesn’t give in, his removal will be put to a vote.

If he refuses to go even after a decision is made the ANC will instruct its Members of Parliament (MPs) to vote in support of a motion of no confidence in him, they said.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Political Analyst Ralph Mathekga.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

The ANC got themselves in a corner… they can’t take credit for the postponement of Sona…

Ralph Mathekga

The NEC doesn’t have any space to manoeuvre… There’s nothing else they can do, but keep on pressing Jacob Zuma to resign…

Ralph Mathekga

It’s the first time in a democratic South Africa where Sona had to be postponed.

Ralph Mathekga

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