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Cyril Ramaphosa set to become the new South African President

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has selected Cyril Ramaphosa to succeed President Jacob Zuma as the party’s leader. The country’s deputy president defeated former cabinet minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Mr Zuma’s ex-wife, after a marathon voting process. Mr Ramaphosa is in a strong position to become president in 2019 …

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I am ready to step down – President Zuma

Johannesburg – President Jacob Zuma is ready to hand the baton to the next incoming ANC president. Zuma said he was ready to leave his post as the head of the party happily, he remarked during an Oliver Tambo lecture at Kagiso, west of Johannesburg, on Sunday. Speaking to ANC …

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Motion of no confidence tabled against Zuma at ANC NEC

President Jacob Zuma is fighting for political survival after another motion of no confidence was tabled against him at a meeting of the ANC’s national executive committee (NEC) in Pretoria. At least four sources with direct knowledge of events inside the closed NEC meeting confirmed to News24 that African National …

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High noon for Zuma as key ANC leaders seek his removal

President Jacob Zuma faces a key battle for his political survival this weekend when senior members of his ruling party say they’ll push for its decision-making national executive committee to order him to step down. Zuma, 75, goes into the meeting of the committee facing an unprecedented level of opposition …

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South Africa: Paul Mashatile Says New leadership needed in ANC

Gauteng African National Congress (ANC) chairperson Paul Mashatile says the party has weakened in its position as a leader in society and leaders will only have themselves to blame if the party loses in the 2019 elections. President Jacob Zuma was forced to leave a Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) May Day …

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