Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa's deputy president and newly elected president of the African National Congress party (ANC), left, laughs during the 54th national conference of the African National Congress party in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: Bloomberg

Cyril Ramaphosa in line for South Africa’s presidency after narrowly winning leadership of ruling ANC party

As ANC leader, Cyril Ramaphosa, a 65-year-old union leader who became a businessman and is now one of South Africa’s richest people, is likely to become the country’s next president after elections in 2019

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Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa's deputy president and newly elected president of the African National Congress party (ANC), left, laughs during the 54th national conference of the African National Congress party in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: Bloomberg
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