The people who hold the power: Priscilla Williams

2012-11-24 12:45

For Williams (37), the world revolves around politics.

She has three young children and got into politics while she was still at school, “because in the beginning I liked the singing and the thrill of the police chasing us”.

Today, she’s the chairperson of her branch in Zeerust.

She was recently appointed the convenor of the ANC’s Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality after the region’s existing leadership was disbanded.

She wants to see strong resolutions on rural development coming from the Mangaung conference because this is an important way of improving people’s lives.

“Nkandla was targeted for development but we are sensationalising it because Jacob Zuma comes from there.”

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