Cyril Ramaphosa

Cyril Ramaphosa takes oath as South Africa's President

Ramaphosa, 66, swore allegiance to the Constitution in the presence of thousands of dignitaries and citizens at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in the capital, Pretoria - after being voted unopposed in a process overseen by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng as the country's leader in the National Assembly this week.

May 25, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

South Africa counts votes as Ramaphosa's ANC looks to retain power

The elections for a new parliament and nine provincial legislatures are the first barometer of national sentiment since President Cyril Ramaphosa replaced Jacob Zuma as head of state in February 2018.

May 09, 2019, 06:52 AM IST

India celebrated its 70th Republic Day in a grand way on January 26, 2019

India celebrated its 70th Republic Day in a grand way on January 26, 2019, at Rajpath in New Delhi, in the presence of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as the chief guest. At the spectacular parade, one saw the country's military might, rich cultural diversity, and absolutely stunning history. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 26, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Modi welcomed South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in Rajpath

PM Narendra Modi welcomed South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in Rajpath.

Jan 26, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's wife reaches Rajghat

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's wife reaches Rajghat, PM Modi welcomed her.

Jan 26, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

What is special about Republic Day 2019?

Know what is special or different about Republic Day 2019?. Watch the video

Jan 26, 2019, 07:16 AM IST

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa arrives in India; says visit will consolidate ties

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa began his two-day visit to India on Friday with a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Jan 25, 2019, 14:56 PM IST

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa, Chief Guest at Republic Day Parade, arrives in Delhi

Cyril Ramaphosa will be the chief guest at the 2019 Republic Day parade and also attend the ‘At Home’ hosted by the President Ram Nath Kovind in the afternoon of January 26, 2019.

Jan 25, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi welcomes South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as Republic Day chief guest

Taking to Twitter, PM Modi said he was glad to have met President Ramaphosa and it was an honour that he would visit India when the country is marking the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. 

Dec 01, 2018, 23:43 PM IST

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa to be chief guest for Republic Day celebrations

Ramaphosa has on Saturday accepted the invitation of PM Modi to be the chief guest.

Dec 01, 2018, 21:12 PM IST

India, South Africa sign three agreements at 10th BRICS Summit

India-South Africa trade stood at a little over $4.1 billion till the end of August last year.

Jul 27, 2018, 19:40 PM IST

India, South Africa sign 3 MoUs, including one for cooperation in space

The MoUs were signed on the sidelines of the 10th annual BRICS Summit in Johannesburg.

Jul 27, 2018, 18:49 PM IST

Cyril Ramaphosa elected president of South Africa, vows to fight corruption

Cyril Ramaphosa was elected as South Africa`s president in a parliamentary vote on Thursday.

Feb 16, 2018, 00:13 AM IST

South Africa's top court to rule on Jacob Zuma impeachment motion today

Jacob Zuma is in a weakened position after Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was narrowly elected leader of Zuma`s ruling African National Congress.

Dec 29, 2017, 13:59 PM IST

Top South Africa court okays secret ballots in Zuma no-confidence vote

"The speaker of the National Assembly has constitutional power to prescribe that voting in a motion of no-confidence in the President of the Republic of South Africa be conducted by secret ballot," the chief justice said.

Jun 22, 2017, 16:07 PM IST

South Africa's ANC stands by Zuma, rejects calls for president to quit

South Africa's ruling African National Congress backed President Jacob Zuma after two key allies of the party called for his resignation following a cabinet reshuffle that cost the country one of its investment-grade credit ratings.

Apr 05, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

South Africa's Zuma plans to sack finance minister: ally

South African President Jacob Zuma has vowed to sack his respected finance minister.

Mar 30, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Opposition files charges against South Africa's deputy president

An opposition party has filed criminal charges against South Africa's deputy president and other officials for their alleged involvement in the police shooting deaths of 34 miners during labor unrest.

Jul 03, 2015, 21:02 PM IST

South African President Jacob Zuma in `perfect condition` after health scare

South Africa`s President Jacob Zuma on Sunday declared that he was in "perfect condition", in his first comments allaying concerns over his health following his hospitalisation in June.

Dec 22, 2014, 06:05 AM IST

South Africa unveils plans for Mandela's first death anniversary

South Africa would commemorate the first death anniversary of global icon Nelson Mandela next week with a range of diverse events, including an inaugural marathon, inter-faith prayer service and a symbolic wreath-laying ceremony.

Nov 29, 2014, 20:57 PM IST