At yesterdays meeting of the ANC Nec which was to be used to discuss President Zuma’s future as the country’s President. Things got out of hands when some Cabinet Ministers almost came to exchanging blows.
According to reports, it all started when Bheki Cele, who is currently the Deputy Minister of Agriculture, apparently annoyed Nathi Mthethwa, who is also the Minister of Arts and Culture, when he stated that the Marikana incident did happen under his watch back in August 2012.
It will be recalled that Mthethwa was the Minister of Police, while Bheki Cele was just fired from his job then as the commissioner of Police.
The former Police commissioner was only try to demonstrate that the ruling party was in trouble because its leaders never take responsibility when they fail at their jobs. Sources at the meeting claimed that Cele’s comments may have prompted the reason why Mthethwa became very angry and in return howled at Cele, who responded saying “are you threatening me?”