It’s been reported that Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has been mentioned to step in as interim successor by supporters of President Jacob Zuma negotiating his exit.
Recently elected President of the African National Congress (ANC), Cyril Ramaphosa, said unity in the organisation was not an option, adding that it was a must.
Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba said it would be prudent for Cyril Ramaphosa to sever all ties to the Jacob Zuma administration.
The much-anticipated African National Congress’ 54th elective conference concluded on Wednesday with the announcement of the party’s new executive leadership.
Former Minister Tokyo Sexwale said Cyril Ramaphosa was perfectly equipped to rip out the weeds in the governing party.
Cyril Ramaphosa’s greatest challenge will be to reduce inequality and poverty, both of which continue to plague South Africa.
“Cosatu wants to warn the new leadership of the ANC though that our support for the ANC is not a blank check.”
Leader of the Freedom Front Plus (FF Plus), Piet Groenewald, wants Cyril Ramaphosa to hang President Jacob Zuma out to dry.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s win at ANC elective conference on Monday evening pushed South Africa’s currency to trade at a nine-month high.
Cyril Ramaphosa secured 2440 of the votes, to become the next President of the African National Congress (ANC), at the party’s 54th National Conference on Monday.