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December, 2017

  • 19 December

    Ramaphosa elected head of S.Africa’s ruling ANC: official

    South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa is elected head of the ruling ANC party, winning a bruising race that exposed deep rifts within the organisation that led the struggle against apartheid. SOUNDBITE source

  • 19 December

    South African residents excited about Ramaphosa’s win

    Many residents in South Africa have expressed their excitement about Ramaphosa’s victory, because the new president promised to promote the Reconstruction and Development Program (RDP),which, among many policy initiatives, advocates for meeting the basic needs of the impoverished. “We are gonna get jobs, we’re gonna get the house RDP, yeah, …

  • 19 December

    South Africa: Cyril Ramaphosa elected new head of ruling ANC party

    Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa was elected head of the ruling ANC party Monday, winning a bruising race that exposed deep rifts within the organisation that led the struggle against apartheid. Visit …

  • 19 December

    ANC has failed the women of South Africa: Dlamini

    The ANC Women’s League says the outcome of the ANC’s top 6 results reflects how entrenched patriarchy is in society and in the organisation. Only Jessie Duarte made it to the top six as Deputy Secretary General. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma lost the president position to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, …

  • 19 December

    South Africa’s ANC gets new leader

    Cyril Ramaphosa elected as President of the African National Congress in South Africa. Ramaphosa’s win marks a pivotal moment for the ANC. World is One News, WION examines global issues with in-depth analysis. We provide much more than the news of the day. Our aim is to empower people to …

  • 19 December

    South Africa’s ruling ANC party votes for President Zuma’s successor

    South Africans are eagerly waiting to hear who the next president of the ruling African National Congress will be. The ANC has been holding its National Elective Conference in Johannesburg. Voting for a new leader only got under way in the early hours of Monday morning after several delays. The …

  • 19 December

    South Africa President Zuma barely moves after rival elected as new ANC Leader

    Cyril Ramaphosa was elected president of South Africa’s African National Congress for the next five years on 18 December, prompting a subdued response from incumbent Jacob Zuma, whose ex-wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, was running in opposition. Ffootage captured by eCNA reporter Nickolaus Bauer shows Zuma barely moving after the news of Ramaphosa’s victory …

  • 19 December

    The fight for the ANC: South Africa’s future in the balance?

    Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN South Africa’s African National Congress has a new party leader. 65-year-old Cyril Ramaphosa edged 68-year-old Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, two mainstays of the party of Mandela. It’s a party that for the first time since …

  • 19 December

    South Africa’s ANC party to vote on new leader

    As the vote to replace President Jacob Zuma inches ever closer, South Africans worry the corruption that consumed his presidency has already poisoned the entire majority party. CNN’s David McKenzie has more. source

  • 19 December

    Leadership Change at South Africa’s ANC

    After thousands of delegates from South Africa’s ruling African National Congress party cast their votes, only two candidates remain. They are former minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, who is a former wife of President Jacob Zuma, and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, a wealthy businessman. Voting started after midnight on Sunday and went on into …

  • 19 December

    South Africas Next President, Cyril Ramaphosa Wins, Zuma Looses, South Africa ANC Elective Congress

    South Africas Next President, Cyril Ramaphosa Wins, Zuma Looses, South Africa ANC Elective Congress 2017 source

  • 18 December

    BREAKING NEWS: ZUMA UNHAPPY : CYRIL RAMAPHOSA NEW PRESIDENT

    Comrade Cyril Ramaphosa becomes a new ANC president. ANC Is the ruling party in SA this means that South Africa has a new president! Southern African countries are going through changes, this is after Robert Mugabe resigned in a neighbour country Zimbabwe. #ANC54 #CR17 #RAMAPHOSAWINS #NDZ17 ———————————————————————————————————– Should you be …

  • 18 December

    South Africa’s ANC party leadership vote Counting under way

    South Africa’s ANC party leadership vote Counting under way —– Subscribe channel : https://goo.gl/c6Y9cH G+ : https://goo.gl/3xJoSt source

  • 18 December

    Voting for next leader begins in South Africa’s ANC conference [The Morning Call]

    South Africa’s ruling African National Congress has began voting this Monday for a new leader to replace President Jacob Zuma in a tight race between his former wife and veteran minister Nkoszana Dlamini-Zuma, and deputy president, Cyril Ramaphosa. The vote this Monday is taking place at the party’s national conference …

  • 18 December

    South Africa’s ANC picks Ramaphosa as leader- BBC News

    South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has selected Cyril Ramaphosa to succeed President Jacob Zuma as the party’s leader. The nation’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 after polls …

  • 18 December

    South Africa’s ruling ANC party to choose a new leader

    In the next few days South Africa’s ruling ANC party will have chosen a new leader. The focus then will be on what policies the new ANC president will bring to the table. The National Development Plan, which was meant to grow South Africa’s economy and create jobs, may need …

  • 18 December

    South Africa: President Zuma’s impact on the economy in his tenure

    Jacob Zuma is preparing to step down as head of the ruling ANC party. He has held the position for two terms since he was elected to it in December 2007. He took over as President of South Africa 2 years later, after the President, Thabo Mbeki, resigned. Zuma will …

  • 18 December

    South Africa’s ANC to choose successor to Zuma

    South Africa’s governing African National Congress is meeting to choose a successor to President Jacob Zuma as party leader. The ANC has led the country since the end of apartheid. But the party, once led by Nelson Mandela, is now far from united. Al Jazeera’s Tania Page reports from Johannesburg. …

  • 18 December

    South Africa’s Zuma pleads for unity as ANC picks new leader

    South Africa’s president has called for unity in the governing African National Congress, as it prepares to select a new leader. Jacob Zuma, who’s facing corruption allegations, is stepping down as head of the party before a successor is elected on Sunday. The contest has been marked by deep divisions. …