South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa gestures at an election rally of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) in Port Elizabeth, South Africa April 16, 2016. Photo: Reuters / Mike Hutchings
CAPE TOWN - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has secured the Western Cape ANC&39;s backing to be the party&39;s next president.
Lindiwe Sisulu received the most votes for Deputy President, and Gwede Mantashe gets the nod for national chair.
This was announced at the party&39;s Provincial General Council meeting on Sunday.
The ANC&39;s elective conference kick-starts on 16 December.