The African National Congress held a day and a half NEC meeting from yesterday and today morning (24th - 25th January 2016). The NEC meeting precedes the ANC NEC Lekgotla scheduled to start this afternoon until Wednesday (25th-27th January 2016).

The Lekgotla meeting which arises from the January 8 message, will be attended by ANC NEC members, ANC Leagues, alliance partners, government Ministers and Deputy Ministers, Executive Mayors of Metros and their Municipal managers, Director Generals of government departments and CEOs of public entities. The Lekgotla is an annual forum that determines government programmes and priorities to ensure the consistency between government work and the electoral platform of the ANC.