Deputy president of South Africa and new head of the ANC, Cyril Ramaphosa.  “We do not want a divided African National Congress,” he said.  Photograph:   Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters

The new leader of South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) Cyril Ramaphosa called for unity on Monday as factions within the party become increa(...)

By Sunday evening the race was between ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa, above, and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. Photograph: Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg

South Africans must wait until Monday to find out who the new leader of the ruling African National Congress will be, after delegate registration disp(...)