Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africa’s president urges parties to find common ground in talks after election deadlock

South Africa’s president urges parties to find common ground in talks after election deadlock

  • Ramaphosa’s African National Congress party had already lost its 30-year majority after more than 99 percent of votes were counted by Saturday
  • Without a majority it will need to agree on a coalition with another party or parties to co-govern and reelect Ramaphosa for a second term
By AP ·