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President Ramaphosa sends condolences to the Federative Republic of Brazil

The unfortunate incident has claimed over 50 lives with more than 300 still missing

President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed his deepest condolences to the President of the Federative Republic of Brazil H.E. Jair Bolsonaro and the people of Brazil for the tragic loss of lives in south-eastern Brazil as a result of a dam that collapsed few days ago. The unfortunate incident has claimed…

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State Visit of President Cyril Ramaphosa to India : 25-26 January 2019

President Ramaphosa and Prime Minister Modi jointly addressed the India-South Africa Business Forum with a focus to grow business ties between the two countries

India-South Africa Joint Statement 1. At the invitation of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, the President of the Republic of South Africa His Excellency Mr. Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa, accompanied by first lady Dr. Tshepo Motsepe, 09 Cabinet Ministers, senior officials and a large business delegation is on a State Visit…

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President Ramaphosa congratulates Felix Tshisekedi as President Elect of the Democratic Republic of Congo

President Ramaphosa has called on all parties and all stakeholders in the DRC to respect the decision of the Constitutional Court

His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has on behalf of the Government and the people of South Africa congratulated Mr Felix Tshisekedi Tshilombo as President Elect of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) after the confirmation by the country’s Constitutional Court. President Ramaphosa has called on all parties and all stakeholders…

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President Ramaphosa notes provisional results of elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

President Ramaphosa also urges all political parties and their supporters to also allow Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) to perform its legal and constitutional duties without interference and pressure

The President of South Africa, H.E. President Cyril Ramaphosa, notes the provisional results released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) of the DRC and call on CENI to finalise the process with speed to ensure the credibility of the election and also maintain peace and stability. The provisional results…

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President Ramaphosa congratulates newly elected President of Madagascar

South Africa strongly supports national reconciliation, socio-economic development and a lasting political solution in Madagascar

President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated Madagascar for running a successful peaceful run-off presidential election which has seen Mr Andry Rajoelina emerging as the president of the country. President Ramaphosa wished President Elect Mr Rajoelina well in his term as the president of Madagascar. He also praised both leaders, Mr Rajoelina…

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Deputy President David Mabuza undertakes a consultative working visit to InterGovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) member states

Deputy President Mabuza will hold bilateral meetings with President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda as well as President Omar Al Bashir of the Sudan

Deputy President David Mabuza in his capacity as President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Special Envoy to South Sudan will undertake a regional consultative Working Visit to three member states of the InterGovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) as part of the efforts towards lasting peace and stability in South Sudan. The Deputy President…

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Deputy President Mabuza chaired a successful South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee Meeting, Tuynhuys, Parliament

The Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, provided an update on key issues with respect to current developments for treatment and care for HIV and tuberculosis (TB)

Deputy President David Mabuza today, Thursday, 29 November 2018, chaired a successful South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) meeting at Tuynhuys, Parliament, Cape Town. Deputy President Mabuza chairs the South African National AIDS Council, which is the body that brings together government, civil society, the private sector…

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Deputy President Mabuza to lead The World AIDS Day Commemorations, Soweto, Gauteng Province

This year’s World AIDS Day will be commemorated under the theme: “Cheka Impilo - Know Your Status”

Deputy President David Mabuza in his capacity as the Chairperson of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) will on Saturday, 01 December 2018, , deliver a keynote address at the World Aids Day National Commemoration event at the Dobsonville Stadium, Soweto, Gauteng. This year’s World AIDS Day will be…

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Public Engagements Diary of the Presidency

20 November 2018 – 22 November 2018

Please note that entries in this diary are subject to change without prior notice PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA 20 NOVEMBER 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa to host the President of the Federal Republic of Germany, His Excellency President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, on a State Visit to South Africa.          Welcome Ceremony          Time:…

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President Ramaphosa concludes a successful visit to Germany

The visit reinforced cooperation between the governments of South Africa and Germany on bilateral and global issues

President Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded a successful working visit to the Federal Republic of Germany where he attended the G20 Investment Summit and the G20 Compact with Africa Conference. The visit reinforced cooperation between the governments of South Africa and Germany on bilateral and global issues and underscored the critical…