South Africa’s ANC celebrates election win with street party

Supporters of President Cyril Ramaphosa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) celebrate election results at a rally in Johannesburg, South Africa, May 12, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Thousands of supporters of South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) took to the streets of downtown Johannesburg on Sunday to celebrate victory in last week’s election despite a lower share of the vote. The ANC won 57.5% of the parliamentary vote and retained power in eight of nine provinces in President Cyril […]

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