As the country is heading closer to the Local Government elections, businessmen have come out in numbers to support their respective parties.
One of the businessmen who has captured people’s attention in South Africa is Robert Gumede who has donated ten Fords, four buses and twenty iPads to the provincial leadership in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga.
Robert Gumede who is an active member of the ANC donated those vehicles to the party so that they can use them during their Local Government election’s campaign.
In his statement, Robert said the people of Mpumalanga appreciate the good work done by the ruling party, ANC.
“I want to give back to the people, they have been supporting us through thick and thin, this shows how much we appreciate their support”, said Gumede.
The ANC secretary in Mpumalanga, Mandla Ndlovu thanked the businessman for the support and donation. He further said these vehicles and other things will help the party ahead of the upcoming August elections and beyond.
“We deeply appreciate for the wonderful support you have given us. You are a true son of the soil and we will use the donations accordingly”, said Ndlovu.