ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule is reportedly set to be fired at the party’s national executive committee meeting this weekend. This, The Citizen quotes insiders as suggesting would be in order to resolve a major obstacle to the ability of president Cyril Ramaphosa to rule the country as he sees fit. Meanwhile, ANC NEC member Derek Hanekom told Newzroom Afrika that the so-called radical economic transformation faction which supports Magashule must be dealt with.