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Ramaphosa's supporters emerge after Zikalala's election - analyst

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is reportedly going to start actively campaigning within the ANC for the position of party leader soon.

Stephen Grootes on Friday spoke to the Sowetan's political editor, Moipone Malagane, about newspaper reports that Ramaphosa's supporters are surfacing and that they will increasingly make their voices heard.

... Following the election of Sihle Zikalala as KZN (ANC) chairperson, supporters of Cyril Ramaphosa are coming out to say 'we want him to be our president, to succeed President Jacob Zuma'

Moipone Malagane, political editor - Sowetan

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