South African President Cyril Ramaphosa addresses the Parliament  

Cyril Ramaphosa  

"We thank the people of Europe and its leaders for the role they played in bringing an end to apartheid in South Africa,“ President Cyril Ramaphosa told MEPs on 14 November.

Welcoming Ramaphosa to the plenary, Parliament President Antonio Tajani said the European Parliament wanted to “strengthen the cooperation between the EU and Africa, between the EU and South African Republic”.

Watch the speech here.