Cyril Ramaphosa congratulated by members of opposition parties in parliament.
FILE: President Cyril Ramaphosa with the outgoing leader of the IFP, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, after the swearing-in. Buthelezi had been delayed by a flight change.
JOHANNESBURG - Cyril Ramaphosa was officially elected as South Africa&39;s fifth democratically elected state president on Thursday.
The National Assembly voted unanimously for his appointment as the next president, following former president Jacob Zuma&39;s resignation on Wednesday.
Ramaphosa is set to deliver his first State of the Nation Address (Sona) in Parliament on Friday evening.
FILE: DA leader Mmusi Maimane gets up close and personal to congratulate newly elected President Cyril Ramaphosa in the National Assembly.
FILE: Ramaphosa is congratulated by members of opposition parties.
FILE: Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng with the sworn-in president, Cyril Ramaphosa, outside Parliament. Photos: GCIS