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15 Feb 2018

15 Feb 2018

Ramaphosa has been sworn in as President of South Africa. 

15 Feb 2018

Meet your new First Lady – Tshepo Motsepe

A medical doctor, mother of four and wife of Cyril Ramaphosa, this is one strong, talented woman.

Now that Jacob Zuma has finally resigned and Cyril Ramaphosa is set to become acting president, Dr Mostepe is set to be the new First Lady.

W24 has more on the First Lady

15 Feb 2018

An equity guide to Ramaphosa: winners and losers in SA 

Equity investors reacted with euphoria to Jacob Zuma’s resignation as South African president, with stocks soaring the most in more than three years.

Cyril Ramaphosa, who was elected as Zuma's successor on Thursday afternoon, is expected to pursue market-friendly policies.

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15 Feb 2018

According to a statement released by the Presidency, president-elect Cyril Ramaphosa will be sworn-in by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng at 17:00 on Thursday, following his election by the National Assembly. 

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15 Feb 2018

ANALYSIS FROM PARLIAMENT: Will President Elect Ramaphosa usher in a new SA?

While Jacob Zuma's resignation after his ANC recall means Parliament will no longer have to debate a motion of no confidence, there is still the matter of making official the appointment of Cyril Ramaphosa as the president of the republic.

News24 Editor in Chief Adriaan Basson and Politics Editor Mahlatse Mahlase discuss the latest developments. Watch. 

15 Feb 2018

'Evil' Ramaphosa also broke his oath of office - Cope

Cope says that former president Jacob Zuma should have been impeached, rather than being allowed to resign.

And they have no time for incoming president Cyril Ramaphosa, viewing him as someone who, like Zuma, broke his oath of office.

Cope addressed the media on Thursday morning, after Zuma's resignation the night before, and expressed mixed emotions about this event.

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15 Feb 2018

ANC treasurer general Paul Mashatile says the ANC has confidence in President Cyril Ramaphosa. 

15 Feb 2018

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa says Ramaphosa must understand that the problems of the country can't be solved by a single political party. 
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