LIVE: Delegates of the ANC saved the party, says Collen Maine

2017-12-18 19:30

Cyril Ramaphosa has won the race to become the new ANC president. David Mabuza has won the race to be his deputy. See who else filled positions on the ANC's top six.


Rand rallies over 4% as Ramaphosa takes ANC top job in close contest

2017-12-18 18:58

The rand rallied to under R12.60 to the US dollar as news broke that Cyril Ramaphosa has won the ANC leadership race at the party's 54th National Conference.

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SA still captured by 'Afrikaner' capital - Mantashe

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Accusations of state capture cannot be limited to the Gupta family, when Afrikaner capital continues to capture the state, former ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has said in his organisational report, delivered to delegates at the ANC national elective conference.

South Africa

Ramaphosa's election 'too little, too late' - Maimane

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The election of Cyril Ramaphosa as the ANC's new president is "too little too late" as the party is "dead and cannot self-correct", says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

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