Cyril Ramaphosa joins a long list of presidents taking a cut in salary...
His rival Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma only received 64 nominations
The ANC conference will not on its own predetermine what might appear to be the obvious shape of things to come.
A Citibank economist has started a monthly poll to predict who is ahead.
The ANC Treasurer-General said he would run for the country's top spot if he were nominated.
"We cannot allow [Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma] to come here when it's convenient for her," said Napoleon Webster after she was chased away.
"When we sell something raw, we get little for it."
He's quietly positioning himself.
Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe accepted a nomination in Mamelodi, Pretoria, to run for ANC president on 31 July.
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She said the president should face disciplinary action -- but refused to say how she would vote on August 8.