Members of the ANC faction aligned to former president Jacob Zuma, including former cabinet ministers, nailed their colours to the mast when Zuma appeared before the state capture commission.

Their presence to support Zuma, who is at the centre of corruption and state capture allegations, mirrored the friction  within the party which threatens to derail president Cyril Ramaphosa's efforts to clean out the ANC and government. ..

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