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ANC has lost power, admits Dlamini-Zuma

Presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says while the ANC holds political power, it’s time for the party to strengthen itself heading towards the 2019 national elections.

ANCWL President Bathabile Dlamini and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma attend the league’s umembeso and prayer against women and children rape and killings in Ekurhuleni. Picture: Katleho Sekhotho/EWN

GERMISTON - Presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says while the African National Congress (ANC) holds political power, it’s time for the party to strengthen itself heading towards the 2019 national elections.

Dlamini-Zuma says it’s also time to win back voters in Gauteng, especially Tshwane and Johannesburg.

Speaking to a crowd of ANC Women’s League (ANCWL) members at the Germiston Stadium, she admits the ANC has lost power.

The ANCWL has made it very clear that it stands behind the presidential campaign of Dlamini-Zuma ahead of the party’s national conference in December.

Speaking to hundreds of women dressed in their green and black Women’s League attire, Dlamini-Zuma said if the ANC wasn’t careful it would lose its political power.

She says it’s also about obtaining the wealth of the country which rightfully belongs to all the people of South Africa.

The former African Union chairperson says even the freedom charter says the land must return to those who work for it.

Dlamini-Zuma highlighted the many struggles women in South Africa face on a day to day basis.

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)

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