Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulated the President of South Africa Honourable Cyril Ramaphosa on the electoral victory of his party the African National Congress (ANC) on Saturday.
“South Africa has great potential for development and prosperity,” His Holiness wrote in the congratulatory note.
“The people of South Africa have worked hard to promote peace, democracy, and equality, in the spirit of truth and reconciliation. I’m hopeful that under your leadership the country will continue to progress, particularly in improving the lives of the less privileged. It is important to instil optimism and hope among your people, and will also inspire people of other nations.”
His Holiness concluded by wishing President Ramaphosa every success in meeting the challenges that lie ahead and in fulfilling the hopes and aspirations of the people of South Africa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa and his party, the African National Congress won the reelection in South Africa this Saturday. The ANC party has led South African government since the fall of apartheid in 1994.