South Africa: President-elect: Incoming Cabinet to bring change

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On 9 May 1994, the late struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu rose from her seat in the first democratic sitting of Parliament to nominate former statesman Nelson Mandela as President in what has since become a historic visual in the minds of most South Africans.

That was 25 years ago. On Tuesday, ANC’s incoming Chief Whip Pemmy Majodina rose to nominate Cyril Ramaphosa for the position of President.

Addressing the house as a President-elect, he said the basis of his government and that of the incoming Cabinet will be that of collaboration, finding consensus and bringing about change.

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