ANC centenary torch in Cape Town

2012-02-22 11:11
Cape Town - The ANC's centenary torch was on its way to Athlone in Cape Town on Wednesday morning, where it would be taken to the graves and monuments of the fallen struggle heroes.

"We are expecting about 400 people. We will hand over the torch to veterans when we get to Athlone," said ANC Dullah Omar region chairperson Xolani Sotashe.

The march would start in Athlone and head down Old Klipfontein Road to finish at the Gugulethu graveyard. It would take about eight hours.

"The ANC have to be united in the Western Cape. We need to make sure that we apply an extra effort to build this unity," Sotashe said.

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