The ANC is a national liberation movement. It was formed in 1912 to unite the African people and spearhead the struggle for fundamental political, social and economic change.
The ANC's key objective is the creation of a united, non-racial, non-sexist and democratic society.
This means the liberation of Africans in particular and black people in general from political and economic bondage. It means uplifting the quality of life of all South Africans, especially the poor.
The ANC is in an alliance with the South African Communist Party (SACP) and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU). Each Alliance partner is an independent organisation with its own constitution, membership and programmes. The Alliance is founded on a common commitment to the objectives of the National Democratic Revolution, and the need to unite the largest possible cross-section of South Africans behind these objectives.
Zweli Lawrence Mkhize was born on 2 February 1956 in Pietermaritzburg, he is a qualified doctor and is Chair of the African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal. He is also the chancellor of the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He was elected as Treaurer General at the 53rd National conference in December 2012....