Albertina Sisulu casts her vote

Struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu, 90, cast her vote at Höerskool Linden, north- west of Johannesburg, yesterday.

Sisulu, pictured, was one of more than 80000 people who cast special votes ahead of today's election.

She was accompanied by Deputy President Baleka Mbete and other ANC Women's League members. Asked who she voted for Sisulu replied: "My vote is my business."

It was the second day for special votes in which the physically disabled, pregnant women, the elderly, election officials and security force members who will be on duty on election day, cast their votes.

Mbete said she would cast her vote in Cape Town today. - Katlego Moeng