Venezuela congratulates South African President Cyril Ramaphosa for his overwhelming electoral victory

The President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro Moros, on behalf of the Venezuelan People, congratulates the President of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, for the landslide electoral victory, last May 8th.

The honorable people of South Africa, an heir to the humanist legacy of great Nelson Mandela, has democratically expressed its will confirming the victory of the National African Congress, thus reaffirming the people’s support to President Ramaphosa’s view for the future of his nation.

Regarding this new constitutional period, the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela is fully confident that our countries will continue being at the forefront of the unionist process of Our America and our Mother Africa and consolidation of a multicentric and pluripolar world. Also, we are sure that our brotherly ties shall continue strengthening and integral comprehension between both nations shall rise to a new level for the wellbeing and happiness of our peoples.

The President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela reiterates his feelings of admiration and friendship towards the South African People and leadership, as well as his solidarity in this new stage.

Caracas, May 11th, 2019