Our blood is green and gold: ANC

2011-09-01 09:43

As the Springboks rugby team sets off for the World Cup in New Zealand, the ANC pledged its support for it today.

“As our national rugby team leaves for New Zealand, we want to assure them that the ANC blood is green and gold,” said spokesperson Jackson Mthembu.

The governing party said it encouraged South Africans to attend the Boks’ send-off festivities at the Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton.

“We are confident that our rugby world champions will once again bring back home the prestigious Webb Ellis trophy because this is where it belongs,” Mthembu said.

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