Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africa's President Ramaphosa sworn in
South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa was inaugurated at an event which included a flypast and military parade.

Trevor Noah: Meeting SA president was surreal

Trevor Noah and a friend meet President Cyril Ramaphosa
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Trevor Noah and his friends met President Cyril Ramaphosa in Cape Town

Comedian Trevor Noah, who hosts the satirical Daily Show in the US, has talked of his surprise at being invited to meet South Africa's president earlier this month.

"He was just very cool," the TV host has said since. "Just out of nowhere he was like: 'Trevor, what are you doing now?'"

President Cyril Ramaphosa then introduced him to parliament, calling the experience "one of the most surreal moments".

The comedian says Mr Ramaphosa had several jokes of his own, too. Watch the full clip:

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