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Cyril Ramaphosa

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


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When the clouds cried

African National Congress Vice-President and old Mandela favourite Cyril Ramaphosa explained to the international audience that the rain pouring down on the stadium and its surrounding mine dumps was the best possible omen for the hero's departure...

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The time of Mandela

Certainly, the negotiating prowess of Cyril Ramaphosa and Slovo, the strategic vision of Thabo Mbeki plus the political firepower and sacrifices of countless others were all critical to the defeat of apartheid and the rebuilding of the country...


ANC wields the long knives

Zuma team aims to make room for Cyril Ramaphosa, who was elected Deputy President of the ANC in December, to take Motlanthe’s place as national Deputy President...


Blade's think-tank regiment

Nzimande is held to be extremely ambitious and aspired to the ANC deputy presidency at the Mangaung party congress until Zuma judged the governing party’s former General Secretary, business tycoon Cyril Ramaphosa, to be a more strategic and inclusive choice (AC Vol 54 No 2, Ramaphosa's price)...


Guns, jobs and strikes

‘It’s a pity that Trevor Manuel is withdrawing just as Cyril Ramaphosa is coming in,’ said a former economic advisor...


Swearing deputies

Cyril Ramaphosa, the African National Congress’s new Deputy President, is finding that the smooth path to power that was promised him may be strewn with boulders...


Ramaphosa’s price

President Jacob Zuma is to be the face of the African National Congress in the 2014 elections and after winning them will gradually transfer power to Cyril Ramaphosa...


Purges and placements

Another close Zuma-ally, Jeff Radebe, replaces Cyril Ramaphosa in the chair of the National Disciplinary Committee of Appeal...


The party isn’t over yet

In fact, Cyril Ramaphosa won 3,018 votes and a still more convincing victory over his rivals for the post of party Deputy President...


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