'It's my plane now" - Ramaphosa says the co-pilot is ready to be the captain

Presidential hopeful Cyril Ramaphosa is ready to take over as South Africa's captain. When asked who the captain of South Africa's flight was, he said a plane is flown by a captain and a co-pilot. It was the "co-pilot's plane now," he said.

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Motsepe's ARC could raise over R3bn in listing

2017-06-15 19:00

African Rainbow Capital, financial-services firm started by Patrice Motsepe plans to raise more than R3bn in an initial public offering of its investment-holding unit.

Never be 'holier than thou' - Ramaphosa to Zuma's critics

2017-06-14 19:11

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has told Democratic Alliance MPs that are critical of President Jacob Zuma that they shouldn't be so quick to cast the first stone on "ethical mishaps".

Zuma consulting legal advisers to start state capture inquiry - Ramaphosa

2017-06-14 15:55

President Jacob Zuma is currently consulting with legal advisors to fix the terms of reference of a commission of inquiry into state capture, according to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Ramaphosa: SA must not be mafia state

2017-05-21 18:05

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the ANC must prevent SA from becoming a “mafia state” and wants an inquiry into allegations of undue influence by private interests.

Ramaphosa Marikana apology 'opportunistic'

2017-05-08 16:15

Survivors of the Marikana massacre have rejected Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's apology for calling for "concomitant action" days before 34 miners were shot dead.

Ramaphosa hails new spirit among Africans to hold leaders accountable

2017-05-05 15:55

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the new wave and spirit among Africa's citizens to hold leaders accountable for their actions should be allowed to spread.

Why you won't be hearing from Ramaphosa soon

2017-03-30 16:35

With a possibly disastrous Cabinet reshuffle looming, many people have been asking why Cyril Ramaphosa isn't speaking up. But you won't be hearing from him anytime soon, writes Alet Janse van Rensburg.

Sassa 'Armageddon' will be avoided - Ramaphosa

2017-03-01 22:37

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says government will not allow the wheels to come off as a Sassa social grants crisis looms.

Don't take the law into your own hands - Ramaphosa on xenophobic attacks

2017-03-01 19:00

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africans are not a xenophobic nation, and has called on angry citizens not to take the law into their own hands over perceived criminality.


ANC's 'love affair' with the people must return - Ramaphosa

2017-06-18 16:51

Jacket wearing, vehicle inspections, love affairs and spring-cleaning were just some of the figurative references Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa used on Sunday while discussing problems in the ANC.

Ramaphosa slams GM's short notice SA exit

2017-06-14 20:30

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says General Motors' sudden decision to leave South Africa does not sit well with government.

Pensions not being used to bail out SOEs - Ramaphosa

2017-06-14 18:15

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says that concerns that pensioners' money is being used to bail out SOEs are unfounded.

Poll: Majority of ANC want Zuma to resign - Bloomberg

2017-05-30 18:45

President Jacob Zuma’s public approval rating has reached an all-time low and most members of the ANC want him to resign, two days after he survived a second bid to oust him.

Ramaphosa's bid to lead SA buoyed by Zuma missteps

2017-05-10 08:53

Cyril Ramaphosa’s campaign to become South Africa’s next president has gone into overdrive as the tide appears to be turning against President Jacob Zuma

We reject Ramaphosa's Marikana apology - Azapo

2017-05-08 12:04

Azapo has called on families of the deceased Marikana miners not to allow Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to "use this shameful, regrettable and painful matter for his presidential ambitions".

Do not shout at the ANC - Gwede Mantashe

2017-05-01 20:00

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe has warned Cosatu: "Don’t shout at the ANC."

Political uncertainty in focus as ANC succession battle heats up

2017-03-07 19:23

While there is a risk of more radical and populist policies as the 2019 national elections approach, much depends on the identity of the next ANC leader, says OAM.

Minimum wage first step to living wage - Ramaphosa

2017-03-01 21:09

The introduction of a national minimum wage sets the stage for progress towards the realisation of a living wage for all, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

FULL STATEMENT: Ramaphosa agreements on labour, minimum wage

2017-02-08 16:37

Read the full statement by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on the finalisation of agreements on labour stability and the national minimum wage.

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