Uproar in South Africa about World Cup Preparations

Toyi toyi is a Southern African dance that became famous for its use in political protests in the apartheid-era South Africa.
Toyi-toyi could begin as stomping of feet and spontaneous chanting ….and South Africa’s national union movement was threatening a warrior-like toyi-toyi march on the Australian high commission in Pretoria this week for ongoing negative comments towards the 2010 FIFA World Cup preparations….
“Those racist Australians don’t want to accept that black people are capable of organising an event like the World Cup,” Zwelinzima Vavi, general secretary of the Congress of South African Trade Unions, told the City Press newspaper. “We should tell them loud and clear that we are ready to host the World Cup and we are even ahead of schedule and no one is going to stop us.”
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