Cyril Ramaphosa

President of South Africa since 2018

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Cyril Ramaphosa: President of South Africa since 2018
Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa is a South African businessman and politician serving as the fifth and current president of South Africa since 2018. A former anti-apartheid activist, trade union leader, and businessman, Ramaphosa is also the president (leader) of the African National Congress (ANC).


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South African leaders celebrate but the lack of a ceasefire order is a huge blow

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India advocates for sovereign, independent state of Palestine at UN, opposes violence

India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ruchira Kamboj, has advocated for the resumption of direct negotiations towards establishing a sovereign, independent, and viable state of..
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Brics calls extraordinary virtual meeting on Gaza issue

Leaders of the Brics countries, along with newly added member-states, will participate in a virtual meeting to discuss the Israel-Hamas conflict. Russian President Putin and Chinese President Xi..
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Voice of Africa, Global South to grow stronger with AU inclusion in G20: South African top official

The voice of Africa and the Global South would "grow stronger" following the admission of the African Union at the G20, a top South African official said on Saturday. According to Vincent Magwenya, a..
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India proposes G20 satellite for climate observation

India on Saturday proposed to launch a G20 Satellite Mission for Environment and Climate Observation, with an aim to help the countries of the global south.Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the..
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Uddhav Thackeray slams PM Modi over South Africa visit, says 'went to represent India or...'

PM Modi started his four-day formal tour on August 21 for South Africa and Greece. In South Africa, PM Modi attended the 15th BRICS Summit in Johannesburg from August 22-24 at the invitation of the..
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PM Modi presents unique gifts to BRICS leaders, gives Gond painting, Nagaland shawl, Pair of Surahi, check details

The Bidri work Pair of Surahi, a uniquely Indian creation of a 500-year-old Persian exclusive to Bidar, was handed to Ramaphosa by PM Modi. 
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PM Modi leaves for BRICS summit in South Africa, calls it useful opportunity to identify future areas of cooperation

PM Modi is visiting the South African city from August 22 to 24 to attend the 15th BRICS summit at the invitation of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa. It will be the first in-person summit of..
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PM Modi to travel to South Africa for BRICS summit

Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is scheduled to attend the BRICS group of nations summit in Johannesburg from 22-24 August. Meanwhile, the South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, and Modi held..
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African leaders meet Zelenskyy in Ukraine peace mission - with Putin next

african leaders meet zelenskyy in ukraine peace mission - with putin next
South African president Cyril Ramaphosa is among a group of African leaders in Ukraine on a peace mission.
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PM Modi speaks to South African President Ramaphosa, reviews progress in bilateral ties

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'I have nothing to hide': Man named in Farmgate scandal willing to testify over Ramaphosa buffalo deal

'i have nothing to hide': man named in farmgate scandal willing to testify over ramaphosa buffalo deal
The Sudanese businessman embroiled in the Farmgate scandal is currently cooperating with the South African authorities - and would be willing to testify in any legal proceedings.
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Man named in Farmgate scandal 'didn't know $580k buffalo deal was with Ramaphosa'

man named in farmgate scandal 'didn't know $580k buffalo deal was with ramaphosa'
A businessman has told Sky News he paid $580,000 in cash to buy 20 buffalo from South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's farm in December 2019 - but that he didn't initially know who the animals..
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South Africa's Ramaphosa will not resign over 'Farmgate' scandal

south africa's ramaphosa will not resign over 'farmgate' scandal
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa will not resign and will seek a second term as leader of the ruling African National Congress (ANC), his office has said.
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King Charles hosts South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in first state visit as monarch

King Charles has hosted his first state visit since becoming monarch, welcoming South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa to Buckingham Palace.
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Democratisation at UN necessary to address global challenges effectively: Ramaphosa

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India to resist anti-US messaging at BRICS summit with Xi, Putin

The virtual BRICS event, which Beijing is hosting this week, is set to bring together Xi, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa and..
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Archbishop Desmond Tutu Dead at 90, Anti-Apartheid Leader in So. Africa

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, a leader in the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa, has died. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced Tutu's death, praising him as "a patriot without equal,".. - Published

South African president tests positive for coronavirus amid countrywide spread of Omicron variant

south african president tests positive for coronavirus amid countrywide spread of omicron variant
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has tested positive for coronavirus amid the growing prevalence of the Omicron variant in the country.
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Afghan territory should not become terror sanctuary: BRICS Delhi Declaration

The summit saw participation of Chinese Prez Xi Jinping, Russian Prez Vladimir Putin, Brazil President Bolsonaro, South Africa President Ramaphosa.
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PM Modi to chair 13th BRICS summit today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the 13th BRICS Summit on Thursday in a virtual format, the Ministry of External Affairs said. Brazil President Jair Bolsanaro, South African President Cyril..
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SA president says deadly unrest designed to 'destroy democracy' on visit to site of looting

sa president says deadly unrest designed to 'destroy democracy' on visit to site of looting
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