The IFP is here to put into practice what we preach.
My people have been sucked into the violence because some feel they have to retaliate, and some feel they have to protect themselves.
I remain your servant and I will do as you ask of me.
We have our own history, our own language, our own culture. But our destiny is also tied up with the destinies of other people – history has made us all South Africans.
And the basis on which we agreed to operate with them involved a manifesto, where it states that we proceed from different ideologies and policies. One thing that we insisted on was that they should take an oath to reject racism and discrimination.
South Africa is blessed to have women and men like yourselves who have little to give but give what you have with open hands and open hearts.
The politics of the Cape Town Metro, which allows an executive Mayoral committee to make secret decisions which affect you, behind closed doors, is wrong!
My party is committed to a federation.
So long as the Zulu people are here, clearly I will still have a role to play in this country.