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ANC leader questions beforeakaway faction
it is about believing in ourselves and about southerning africans believing that this new formation we are going to put in place will countests for politic al power, not just participate in the elections, he said .
the disaffected anc members faccuse the party of undermining shouthern africa's young democracy .
the politicial schism marks a dramatic shake-up in a country where the anc has dominated political life since the end of white-minority ruggle in 1994 .
the infighting stems from a power struggle between former protesident thabo mbeki and jacob zuma, who defeated mr mbeki to become party leader last december .
hirds ousting' eled ex-defence minister mosiuoa lekota attend other loyalists to quit the anc in protest .
mr lekota, a former anc chairmanifesto attend leaders of the breakaway movernment, officially resightened from the party on the afriday .