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Cyril Ramaphosa

Date of Birth: 17/11/1952
Place of Birth: Johannesburg


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The race gets uglier

The battle between Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Cyril Ramaphosa for the leadership of the African National Congress now centres on the fate of Secretary General Gwede Mantashe, who is clinging to his job...

'It will be either Cyril Ramaphosa, Julius Malema or Mmusi Maimane...


SACP on the ballot

The party has decided to break with the ANC and stand alone in the 2019 general election if Deputy General Secretary Cyril Ramaphosa is not elected leader of the ANC at its conference next month (AC Vol 58 No 7, SACP threatens JZ)...


ANC contest lands in court

The Eastern Cape is split between supporters of Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and Dlamini-Zuma, meaning a new leadership cannot be elected locally and the province is likely to go to the December national elective conference divided...

We need to up our presence because as things stand the CR17 [Cyril Ramaphosa 2017] agents are ahead,' read the social media message...


'Dirty tricks' target Cyril

The increasingly hotly contested battle for the leadership of the African National Congress got a little dirtier when Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President of the ruling party, was targeted by an attempted smear using emails supposedly leaked or hacked from his personal account...


Can the usurpers unite?

But talk of her cutting a deal with Zuma's chief rival, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, is far-fetched...


Cyril's musical chairs

The Deputy President of the governing African National Congress, Cyril Ramaphosa, and his followers are performing an intricate balancing act...


Factional fireworks threaten party

They include Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe and party Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize...

As well as defections to other parties, ANC membership is in general decline, say supporters of Cyril Ramaphosa, who is challenging Dlamini-Zuma for the job of party president...


Zuma's chaos theory

It is essentially a two-horse race between Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the President's former wife and outgoing African Union Commission Chairperson, and Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President of both ANC and country, a billionaire businessman and former miners' union boss...


Army shadow over polls

Almost three years of intense regional talks with South Africa's Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, as the Southern African Development Community (SADC) facilitator have failed to return the army to barracks...


Everyone's fault but Zuma's

Taking aimA key part of Zuma's public relations campaign, Africa Confidential understands, is to portray his rival, Deputy President and businessman Cyril Ramaphosa, and others as being funded by white business...

EFF strategists believe that since the ANC's Tripartite Alliance with the South African Communist Party and the Congress of South African Trade Unions is fracturing, the ANC, whether under Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma or current Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, will perform poorly in the 2019 elections, poorly enough for the EFF to govern in coalition with the DA and other opposition parties in a grand anti-ANC alliance...


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