S.African president urges ANC to return to "core values"

South African President Jacob Zuma (C) waves at the crowd as he arrives to attend the African National Congress party's 103rd birthday celebrations at Cape Town Stadium on January 10, 2015South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma said Saturday the ruling African National Congress needs to get back to its core values and fight corruption in its own ranks. “We are here to serve the people, the people are not here to serve us,” said Zuma, who heads the ANC as it moves into its 21st year in power. “Let us re-dedicate ourselves to the core values of the ANC, which include discipline, selflessness and constructive criticism,” he added during celebrations to mark the movement’s 103rd birthday. “The ANC must continue to lead in ending corruption in the state, the private sector and amongst our own members,” he added.

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