The new North West premier says enough lies have been told about the province.
Mahumapelo has resigned as a member of the legislature to make way for the new premier.
The new North West premier is a highly qualified intellectual and a specialist in governance.
Despite naming Job Mokgoro as the province's new premier, the ANC will continue to take a hands-on approach to its governance for now.
The ANC has to find a replacement before the sitting of the provincial legislature on Friday.
However, he is not off the hook yet because a special NEC meeting can still be called to decide on his fate.
There are reportedly moves afoot to replace Mahumapelo with allies of Cyril Ramaphosa.
The African National Congress has not yet decided on who should replace North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo who announced his “early retirement” this week.
There is a strong push to remove the former North West premier as chairperson of the ANC in the province.
By Wednesday evening Speaker of the North West legislature Susan Dantjie had not responded to queries over whether Supra Mahumapelo had submitted his resignation.