Members of the executive and diplomatic core are expected to arrive from 10am for President-elect, Cyril Ramaphosa’s inauguration at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Pretoria.

Former Deputy President Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, the Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces, Amos Masondo and the Speaker of the National Assembly, Thandi Modise are expected to attend.

They will be followed by former Presidents FW de Klerk, Thabo Mbeki, Kgalema Motlanthe, Jacob Zuma, Deputy President David Mabuza Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng and Ramaphosa.

The programme will then start with interfaith prayers by the Chaplain-General of the South African National Defence Force, Brigadier- General Monwabisi Andrew Jamangile.

The Chief Justice will then take position behind the microphone and invite Ramaphosa to take the Oath.