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27. April 2020

MESSAGE BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON THE OCCASION OF FREEDOM DAY

Fellow South Africans,

Sanibonani. Dumelang. Inhlekani. Molweni. Lotjhani. Ndi masiari. Goeie dag. Good afternoon.

On this day twenty-six years ago, a new nation was born in Africa.

On the 27th of April...

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23. April 2020

STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON SOUTH AFRICA’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, UNION BUILDINGS, TSHWANE

My Fellow South Africans,

It has been exactly seven weeks since the first case of the coronavirus was confirmed in our country.

Since then, all our lives have changed in fundamental ways.

As a nation we...

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21. April 2020

STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON FURTHER ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL MEASURES IN RESPONSE THE COVID-19 EPIDEMIC

My Fellow South Africans,

It is 25 days since South Africa began a nation-wide lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus.

It has demanded of you great fortitude and endurance.

It has caused you...

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13. April 2020

RAMAPHOSA APPOINTS AU ENVOYS, INCLUDING TREVOR MANUEL, TO SECURE ECONOMIC AID FOR AFRICA

President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his capacity as Chairperson of the African Union (AU), has appointed former Finance Minister Trevor Manuel, among others, to garner international support to address the economic challenges that Africa faces because of Covid-19. In a statement on...

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06. April 2020

FROM THE DESK OF THE PRESIDENT

Dear Fellow South African,

One thing we have learnt about the coronavirus over the last three months is that it does not respect borders. It has spread across Asia, Europe, North, Central and South America and Africa.

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31. March 2020

SPEAKING NOTES FOR THE MINISTER OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION, DR NALEDI PANDOR, AT THE PRESS BRIEFING ON SOUTH AFRICA’S RESPONSE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

SOUTH AFRICANS STRANDED ABROAD

The COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented and is giving rise to problems and challenges that governments across the world are struggling to deal with. Over the last two months the world has changed dramatically and this...

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12. March 2020

STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA AT THE INAUGURAL MEETING OF THE AFRICAN UNION CONTACT GROUP ON LIBYA, OYO, REPUBLIC OF CONGO

Your Excellency, President Denis Sassou N’Guesso, Chairperson of the AU High-level Committee on Libya and the AU Contact Group on Libya
Your Excellency, President Idriss Déby Itno, President of the Republic of Chad
Your Excellency Moussa Faki, Chairperson of the...

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