Durban - Division in the ANC KZN are currently playing out at the party provincial head offices in Dr Pixley ka Seme Street which has prevented the ruling party from announcing its new mayors for Durban and Pietermaritzburg.
The party’s media briefing has been delayed for over three hours with the leadership held up in a meeting trying to find middle ground among the two sides.
The party was supposed to be announcing its mayoral candidates for various provincial municipalities including eThekwini and Mgungundlovu.
The provincial office has called a media briefing for 11.30 this morning. After an hour, party provincial spokesperson Ricardo Mthembu addressed the media apologising for the delay.
"We apologise for the unforeseen delay. It's just that we are finalising a few municipalities hence the apology. We propose that the briefing to start at 1 pm," Mthembu said.