#CR17: 10 tweets on Ramaphosa clinching top spot

2017-12-18 21:34

Cape Town - Twitter exploded with reaction to the news that Cyril Ramaphosa had won the ANC leadership race at the party's 54th national elective conference.

After a race that was nearly impossible to call, Ramaphosa clinched the title of party president with 2 440 votes, compared to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma's 2 261.

Users fired up their best tweets, and #CR17 was the top trend in South Africa within minutes.

Here is a roundup of some of the funniest tweets:

Read more on:    anc  |  nko­sazana dlamini-zuma  |  cyril rama­phosa  |  anc leadership race  |  politics  |  anc votes

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