The African National Congress has been confirmed as the winner of South Africa’s election with 62.16 percent of the vote.
The electoral commission said with all the votes now counted, the ANC’s main rival, the Democratic Alliance (DA), took 22.22 percent.
The ultra-left Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) took 6.35 percent.
The convincing victory for the ANC comes despite widespread concern about poverty, unemployment and corruption.
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