After President Zuma reshuffled his cabinet and fired Pravin Gordhan and his deputy, a lot of people are calling for his resignation.
The motion of no confidence was tabled by opposition parties and the UDM is asking for the voting to be secrete.
At the ANC’s National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting outside Pretoria on Saturday night, a motion of no confidence was tabled against President Jacob Zuma.
Initially, Gwede Mantashe, the secretary-general of the organisation, had said earlier during a briefing to journalists that no such motion had been tabled.
During the heated discussion, the motion was tabled.
It was tabled by ANC policy expert Joel Netshitenzhe..
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi and his deputy Joe Phaahla, former tourism Minister Derek Hanekom, and Susan van der Merwe supported the motion for Zuma to step down.
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