Advertisement JOHANNESBURG — Top leaders of South Africa’s governing party ordered President Jacob Zuma to step down on Tuesday, saying that his continued presence was eroding the “new hope” felt since the election of new party leaders in December. In ...Read More »
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Advertisement JOHANNESBURG — The African National Congress chose Cyril Ramaphosa, an anti-apartheid hero and business tycoon, as its new leader on Monday, positioning him to become South Africa’s next president. Mr. Ramaphosa was a protégé of Nelson Mandela, who pushed ...Read More »
Advertisement JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela’s African National Congress once inspired hope across Africa. It helped liberate black South Africans from white-minority rule, promoting reconciliation with former oppressors and the ideal of a post-racial “Rainbow Nation.” It seemed even poised to ...Read More »