NEWSMAKER-South Africa's Ramaphosa targets reforms after election win

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12:22 PM / Updated 35 minutes agoNEWSMAKER-South Africa's Ramaphosa targets reforms after election winAlexander Winning 7 Min ReadJOHANNESBURG, May 11 (Reuters) - South African President Cyril Ramaphosa led the African National Congress (ANC) to victory in Wednesday’s election, but a drop in its share of the vote underlines the challenge he faces restoring confidence in his party.

With opponents in the ANC and an emboldened far-left opposition party, the former union leader turned business tycoon may struggle to deliver on his promises to push through tough reforms. Africa’s oldest liberation movement won 55.

5% of the parliamentary vote, according to provisional results from 99.

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