The alliance was at its weakest at the end of former ANC president Jacob Zuma's term as both the South African Communist Party and trade union Cosatu called for Zuma's resignation amidst allegations of state capture. January 8 marks the day the ANC was formed.
Ramaphosa also paid tribute to ANC stalwarts of the Eastern Cape.
"Come to South Africa to invest in our country so that we can grow our economy so that we can create jobs, so that we can end poverty, so that we can reduce inequality and increase the number of people who are involved... who are employed", he said.
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"We must have an economy that offers policy certainty and addresses areas that inhibit investment, growth as well as social inclusion". [Former president] Nelson Mandela would have been pleased...
On Saturday, ANC President Ramaphosa will made public the so-called January 8 Declaration, which is released every year on the occasion of the ANC's anniversary at a rally attended by thousands of members and supporters of the organization.
Ramaphosa instead is emphasizing the need to unify the party.
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Gauteng police remain on high alert after EFF supporters stormed into several H& M stores around the province on Saturday. But this apology was described as being "too little too late" by a spokesperson for the EFF.
When asked whether the ANC National Executive Committee (NEC) would discuss the possible recall of Zuma at its next meeting next week, Magashule said the agenda for the next meeting was yet to be formulated by his office in conjunction with other ANC officials.
Mabuyane said the ANC should be renewed as a party and that it should be rooted among its people.
In 2016, a damning report questioned Zuma's dealings with the Guptas, a wealthy family of Indian origin, who were allegedly granted influence over his cabinet appointments. She said: "Corruption is rife and I hope he sorts it out".
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Speaking during the dinner, Ramaphosa said President Kenyatta's visit to South Africa demonstrates the special relations between the two nations.