African National Congress Maintains Majority in Recent Elections

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Founded in 1912 as the South African Native National Congress, the ANC is the oldest liberation movement turned political party on the continent.

With the country of 58 million people continuing to be the largest industrial state in Africa, the leading position of the ANC in any continent-wide reconstruction and development program is secured. Results released by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on the May 8 voting revealed that the ANC won 57.

50% of the ballots cast.

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