Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mduduzi Manana has admitted to slapping a woman in a club in Fourways.

The Minister was recorded speaking to the brother of the woman he assaulted on the phone. Manana assaulted Mandisa Duma the sister of Phesheya Duma.

Mandisa Duma said that she and two other women were hit by the deputy minister and his friends after a debate about who should replace President Jacob Zuma at the ANC’s elective conference in December.

The Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has this to say over the incident;

”No one is above the law irrespective of their position in Society.”