June 30 2017 – IT WAS a quite start to what is expected to be a boisterous ANC policy conference as delegates slowly make their way into the conference venue at Nasrec expo centre‚ near Soweto‚ Johannesburg.
Familiar faces‚ among them SA Revenue Services Commissioner Tom Moyane‚ are mingling with fellow guests and delegates‚ including Mpumalanga ANC secretary Mandla Ndlovu‚ his counterpart in KwaZulu-Natal‚ Super Zuma‚ and the Gauteng secretary Hope Papo.
The policy conference will see about 2 500 mostly ANC branch delegates discuss crucial policy issues‚ including adopting radical socioeconomic transformation that should see black participate meaningfully in the economy.
Included the rallying cry for radical economic transformation are pleas for expropriation of land without compensation.
The conference begins today and ends next Wednesday. – SowetanLive