African National Congress

Political party in South Africa

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African National Congress: Political party in South Africa
The African National Congress (ANC) is the Republic of South Africa's governing political party. It has been the ruling party of post-apartheid South Africa since the election of Nelson Mandela in the 1994 election, winning every election since then. Cyril Ramaphosa, the incumbent President of South Africa, has served as leader of the ANC since 18 December 2017.


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South Africa's graft watchdog says Ramaphosa deliberately misled parliament

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