Cyril Ramaphosa Biography


Cyril Ramaphosa is a South African politician and the elected President of the African National Congress (ANC) in South Africa.

Cyril Ramaphosa Biography, Age, DoB, Career, Education Background, President, Networth, Family, Sons, Children. Wife

Cyril Ramaphosa was born on 17th November 1952 in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Ramaphosa full name is Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa.

Cyril Ramaphosa is the second of the three children of Erdmuth and Samuel Ramaphosa, a retired policeman.

Cyril Ramaphosa attended Tshilidzi Primary School and Sekano Ntoane High School in Soweto. In 1971 he matriculated from Mphaphuli High School in Sibasa, Venda which he later registered to study law at the University of the North (Turfloop) in 1972.

After obtaining his degree, Ramaphosa joined the National Council of Trade Unions (NCTU) as a legal advisor.
Ramaphosa was appointed Deputy President by Jacob Zuma on May 25, 2014, and sworn into office by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng the following day.

Ramaphosa is recognised as to be one of the richest people in South Africa, with an estimated net worth of more than $450 million, and has appeared in financial magazines such as Forbes Africa and Bloomberg.

Ramaphosa had previously been married to business woman Nomazizi Mtshotshisa, but the couple divorced. He later married Tshepo Motsepe, the sister of South African mining billionaire Patrice Motsepe.

Ramaphosa has four children.

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