The Rocket That Failed to Launch

From AllAfrica Blog Tue Dec 18 2012, 04:14:40

[WhatsUpANC]We can (sadly) conclude that Kgalema Motlanthe will not be elected as President of the African National Congress. From day one, delegates from all over the country were already singing and cheering for their preferred presidential candidates. Interested in hearing a different tune, I walked around and it was clear that Jacob Zuma was in everyone's rhymes and dance moves.

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