Party: Braais, music for Zuma vigil

2008-08-03 00:00

By early yesterday evening Pietermaritzburg hardly seemed prepared for the Jacob Zuma cavalcade that was rolling into town. By 8 pm the police had just started barricading roads, there were no portable toilets in sight and a lone grader was working double-time covering up the wet ground in Freedom Square, while a truck waited nearby with rubble to cover up the damp patches.

Nathi Mthethwa, chairman of the ANC’s National Executive Working Committee, said it is difficult to say how many people will be arriving as the ANC has not been involved in organising transport. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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