ANCYL to pay Semenya pledged money in October

2009-09-29 13:27

THE ANC Youth League will hand over the R60 000 it pledged to

athlete Caster Semenya on October 24, the organisation’s spokesperson, Floyd

Shivambu, said today.

Shivambu, said the ceremony would take place in Johannesburg.

The league pledged the money to Semenya when she returned to

Johannesburg after winning the women’s 800m at world athletics championships in

Germany amid controversy over her gender.

It also pledged tens of thousands of rands to 800m male champion

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi and silver long jump medallist Khotso Mokoena at a media

conference in August.

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