Winnie Madikizela-Mandela chats with President Jacob Zuma (L) and his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa ahead of the African National Congress 5th National Policy Conference at the Nasrec Expo Centre in Soweto, SouthAfrica, June 30, 2017.
JOHANNESBURG - African National Congress (ANC) stalwart, and ex-wife of late President Nelson Mandela, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, says she remains loyal to the ANC.
Madikizela-Mandela joined President Cyril Ramaphosa to check her voter registration details at a voting station in Soweto.
She was discharged from a Johannesburg hospital late in January after being treated for a kidney infection.
She&39;s still able to fill out her form & holding the pen, wow I want to be like this when I grow up I&39;m erudite -- pic.twitter.com/GehZbgfVpB— KhayelihleKhumalo (@KhayaJames) March 10, 2018
Madikizela Mandela says she&39;s ANC & she&39;s back. VoterRegistration— KhayelihleKhumalo (@KhayaJames) March 10, 2018
She answered the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC)&39;s call for all eligible voters to verify and update their addresses and other information this weekend.
Voting stations across the country are open until 5pm Saturday and Sunday.
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane is also in Soweto today, encouraging supporters to participate in this registration drive ahead of next year&39;s elections.