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South Africa swears in Cyril Ramaphosa as President

South Africa has a new president after their former president Jacob Zuma bowed to pressure from his political party and resigned.
The deputy leader of South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC), Cyril Ramaphosa, was on Thursday, sworn in as the fifth president of the country following the resignation of Jacob Zuma on Wednesday night.
Ramaphosa was elected without a vote after being the only candidate nominated in the parliament in Cape Town, chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng told assembled lawmakers.
Jacob Zuma resigned on Wednesday after his party the African National Conference (ANC) turned against him. Zuma who ruled South Africa for nine years became unpopular amongst his people after his reign was marred with corruption scandals and economic slowdown. 

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