Cyril Ramaphosa

Is South Africa heading back into lockdown?
A door-to-door coronavirus testing team in Johannesburg, South Africa
In Depth

Is South Africa heading back into lockdown?

A spike in cases and mixed messages from ministers have led to anger and confusion
7 Jul 2020
What does the future hold for the ANC in South Africa?
Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa
In Depth

What does the future hold for the ANC in South Africa?

Cyril Ramaphosa is re-elected president but rise of populism poses a real threat
10 May 2019
South Africa election: polls close in major test for ANC
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In Brief

South Africa election: polls close in major test for ANC

25 years after ANC swept to power, Nelson Mandela’s party faces toughest election yet
9 May 2019
South Africa elections 2019: who will win?
Cyril Ramaphosa
In Depth

South Africa elections 2019: who will win?

President Cyril Ramaphosa is standing against a record number of rival parties
30 Apr 2019
Fact Check: the truth about land reform in South Africa
South African farm
In Depth

Fact Check: the truth about land reform in South Africa

The Week examines the ANC’s plans to allow the appropriation of white-owned land without compensation
20 Aug 2018
South Africa’s ANC calls for compulsory land seizures
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In Brief

South Africa’s ANC calls for compulsory land seizures

Fear grow among majority white landowners that country could follow Zimbabwe into violence and economic chaos
16 Aug 2018
Ramaphosa leaves London as protests erupt in South Africa
South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has cut short a trip to London due to violence at home
In Brief

Ramaphosa leaves London as protests erupt in South Africa

Violent clashes have broken out against an ANC leader in South Africa’s North West Province
20 Apr 2018
Jacob Zuma trial carries added risk for ANC
Jacob Zuma faces 16 counts of corruption
In Brief

Jacob Zuma trial carries added risk for ANC

Prosecution of former president could further divide ruling party and harm its election prospects
20 Mar 2018
Cyril Ramaphosa: from Lonmin mining massacre to President
Cyril Ramaphosa was confirmed as South Africa’s new President the day after Jacob Zuma resigned
In Brief

Cyril Ramaphosa: from Lonmin mining massacre to President

The new South African leader was an apartheid hero - but some haven’t forgiven his role in the deaths of 34 miners
15 Feb 2018
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