Streaming issues? Report here
Bongani Bingwa 702 Gradient Bongani Bingwa 702 Gradient
Breakfast with Bongani Bingwa
06:00 - 09:00
volume_up
volume_mute

Up Next: The Clement Manyathela Show
See full line-up
Breakfast with Bongani Bingwa
06:00 - 09:00
Home
arrow_forward
Politics

#ANC54 Social media reacts to Ramaphosa win, new top 6

18 December 2017 8:19 PM
Tags:
Cyril Ramaphosa
Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma
ANC presidency race
2017 ANC elective conference
#anc54
ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa

There has been mixed reaction to Cyril Ramaphosa's victory, with some saying Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma was the better candidate.

There has been mixed reaction to Cyril Rmaphosa's appointment as leader of the African National Congress (ANC), with some social media users saying Nkosazna Dlamini Zuma was the better candidate.

This was a very close race with 179 votes separating the two. Ramaphosa received 2 440 votes compared to Dlamini Zuma's 2 261.

READ: Cyril Ramaphosa elected incoming president of the ANC

He is the 14th president of the ruling party.

There is some skepticism about the overall top six, more so with David Mabuza as deputy president.


18 December 2017 8:19 PM
Tags:
Cyril Ramaphosa
Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma
ANC presidency race
2017 ANC elective conference
#anc54
ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa

Recommended

More from ANC 2017 Elective Conference

171218anc5jpg

Meeting underway at Luthuli House to address ANC missing votes

22 December 2017 3:26 PM

It is unclear what progress they have made as the lawyers involved in this matter are unavailable, says EWN's Ziyanda Ngcobo.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

130501KebbyMaphatsoe.jpg

Recalling Zuma will divide the ANC - MKMVA's Kebby Maphatsoe

22 December 2017 12:57 PM

ANC veteran Murphy Morobe says that President Zuma should be recalled as there cannot be two centres of power in the organisation.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

cyril.jpg

'Failings on land reform makes the ANC look bad'

22 December 2017 10:07 AM

Professor Ruth Hall gives an analysis on the ANC president's statement about land restitution during the last day of conference.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

cyril-ramaphosajpg

What Cyril Ramaphosa means for your retirement fund and/or other investments

21 December 2017 8:17 PM

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Galileo Capital Personal Financial Advisor Warren Ingram.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Cyril-Ramaphosa.jpg

Standard Bank calls for Ramaphosa to urgently deal with corruption

21 December 2017 1:29 PM

The bank says it hopes the new ANC leadership will use the country's laws to deal with scourge of corruption.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

ramaphosajpg

'The President has a new boss and that boss is Cyril Ramaphosa'

21 December 2017 1:19 PM

Analyst Daniel Silke says he doesn't believe everyone on the NDZ list wants to see the perpetuation of Jacob Zuma.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

golden-gate-land-scapejpg

ANC to make room for land expropriation in Constitution

21 December 2017 10:54 AM

Prof Ben Cousins of the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies at UWC dissects expropriation without compensation.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

anc conference

'Ramaphosa's first 100 hours are quite difficult'

21 December 2017 9:29 AM

Political Economist at Trade Collective, Lebohang Pheko says Ramaphosa needs to make a statement of intent about Zuma very soon.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

money-rands-notes-bank-paymentjpg

'Nationalising SA Reserve Bank is a meaningless construct'

21 December 2017 8:52 AM

Rob Rose Financial Mail editor explains what would happen if the ANC nationalises the SA Reserve Bank (Sarb).

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

160823Masina.jpg

Words you will hear today: Change my Masina (Mzwandile)

21 December 2017 8:36 AM

Jonathan Fairbairn explains what is to 'change my Masina' - an about turn...

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward