Zuma arrives to loud applause and cheers

2016-01-09 11:37
(Karabo Ngoepe, News24)

(Karabo Ngoepe, News24)

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Rustenburg- ANC President Jacob Zuma arrived at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium to loud applause and cheers from thousands who had gathered at the stadium.

Zuma, along will other leaders including national ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete, walked around the stadium waving at the crowd.  People greeted back while dancing and whistling. People were on their feet chanting his name.

Thousands of people have braced the scorching heat of the North West Province to be part of the 104th anniversary celebrations of the ANC.

The Royal Bafokeng Stadium was a sea of green and gold as supporters donning party regalia filled the 45 000 capacity venue for the festivities. Musicians such as Ihashi Elimhlope and DJ Shimza kept the crowd dancing before Zuma’s arrival.

Read more on:    anc  |  jacob zuma  |  politics

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