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Madikizela-Mandela: The ANC is going to win

Madikizela-Mandela says that only the ruling ANC can truly liberate South Africans.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at her home in Soweto. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN.

JOHANNESBURG - Winnie Madikizela-Mandela says the ANC will rise above its current problems and claim a majority victory in this year's local government elections.

She made a brief appearance outside her Soweto home where she was joined by ANC Gauteng chairperson Paul Mashatile and Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau.

Madikizela-Mandela is among other veterans of the party, who have come out in strong support of the organisation, saying that only the ANC can truly liberate South Africans.

Looking frail, she called on ANC members to convince voters to make the right choice.

"Comrades, go out there and convince our country that the right thing is to vote for the African National Congress."

She says the movement acknowledges its problems.

"We are so used to them, we have gone through worse before."

Madikizela-Mandela, Tau and Mashatile remain confident the ANC will boast of a resounding win on 3 August.

WATCH: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela urges South Africans to vote ANC

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