Zuma's ANC wins South Africa election

Jacob Zuma has won a second term as South African president. Credit: REUTERS/Mujahid Safodien

South Africa's African National Congress party has won the national election with 62.16 percent of the vote, the country's election commission has said.

The provisional result shows the ANC's main rival, the Democratic Alliance, took 22.22 percent, while the ultra-left Economic Freedom Fighters managed 6.35 percent.

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Second term for Zuma as ANC wins South Africa election

South Africa's African National Congress party has won the national election with 62.16 percent of the vote, the country's election commission has said. It means Jacob Zuma will serve a second term as President.