Ramaphosa takes Thuma Mina campaign to Tembisa


President Cyril Ramaphosa (C), flanked by members of the media and a group of joggers, walk from Guguletu township to Athlone Stadium.

JOHANNESBURG - ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa is launching the Thuma Mina campaign in Tembisa on Friday.

The party is courting the public with a campaign named after the popular song by veteran musician Hugh Masekela, which Ramaphosa quoted from in his state of the nation address earlier this year.

The ANC is insisting the campaign is not part of electioneering, but simply fulfills its political mandate to deliver services to communities

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Friday&39;s events will punt efficient service delivery.

Ekurhuleni is the only Gauteng metro the ANC managed to secure in the 2016 local government elections.