The Secretary of the ANC in Limpopo, Nocks Seabi, yesterday released a congratulatory statement to South Africa’s Golden Girl, Caster Semenya.
The statement followed a successful run by Semenya who won a gold medal in 800 m women’s race at the Rio Olympics in Brazil.
The statement read, “The ANC in Limpopo takes this opportunity to congratulate Caster Semenya for winning a Gold medal in the 800 m women’s race at the Rio Olympics”
Seabi praised Semenya for making the people of South Africa proud despite negative sentiments from some quarters.
The Province also took the opportunity to congratulate all South African athletes who gave their best representing the country in the Olympic
Semenya’s grandmother, Mmaphuti Sekgala, woke up in the wee hours of Sunday to watch Semenya outrunning other athletes.