On the weekend, Mamphela Ramphele held the much-anticipated launch of her party, Agang SA, amongst supporters, musicians and DJs alike. GREG NICOLSON was there with his camera.
Photo: An Agang supporter waves a South African flag as party leader Mamphela Ramphele delivers her speech.
Photo: Tents were set up across the field at the launch of Agang for new members to sign up.
Photo: Thousands turned out for the launch. Ramphele’s speech was well received and the audience broke into song at its completion.
Photo: Ramphele used her speech to point out the faults in South African governance and the risks to the country’s democracy.
Photo: The Agang launch provided not just political rhetoric but also an opportunity to celebrate as musicians and DJs entertained the crowd.