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Ramaphosa's Drive to Clean Up South Africa Shunned by ANC

  • Party list for May elections includes failed ministers
  • Two officials accused of perjury heading to parliament
Cyril Ramaphosa

Cyril Ramaphosa

Photographer: Rajesh Jantilal/AFP via Getty Images

When Cyril Ramaphosa took over as president of South Africa last year, he spoke of the need to clean out the corruption that had tainted the almost nine-year rule of his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, and make the government more accountable.

A partial list of candidates the ruling African National Congress plans to send to parliament after elections in May shows the party hasn’t embraced that vision.