Kgalema Motlanthe

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Daily Maverick
Gauteng ANC's chance to fill the vacuumare the one part of the organisation that can say they have actually attempted
Gauteng ANC's chance to fill the vacuum
Daily Maverick / Posted 23 hours ago
are the one part of the organisation that can say they have actually attempted to fight back against Zuma. They backed Kgalema Motlanthe at the party’s 2012 Mangaung conference, they called on Zuma to resign after the Constitutional Court’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Planning to Remove Zuma?expecting much more support than when they first demonstrated outside an NEC me
Ruling Party Planning to Remove Zuma?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
expecting much more support than when they first demonstrated outside an NEC meeting earlier this year. Bring back Mbeki, Motlanthe Several other demands are listed in a memorandum that is doing the rounds on social media, including a call for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Occupation of Luthuli House planned to demand Zuma's resignationexpecting much more support than when they first demonstrated outside an NEC me
Occupation of Luthuli House planned to demand Zuma's resignation
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
expecting much more support than when they first demonstrated outside an NEC meeting earlier this year. Bring back Mbeki, Motlanthe Several other demands are listed in a memorandum that is doing the rounds on social media, including a call for... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zuma shows nothing but disdain for the constitution: Sipho Pityanahimself at the Hawks' headquarters in Pretoria yesterday but did not. Also amo
Zuma shows nothing but disdain for the constitution: Sipho Pityana
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
himself at the Hawks' headquarters in Pretoria yesterday but did not. Also among the mourners were former president Kgalema Motlanthe, cabinet ministers and ANC leaders. But the funeral turned into a political event and Zuma was heavily... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Master of his own demise: How Zuma turned Gordhan into the political victim he once wasof four of the ANC’s top six leaders, Cyril Ramaphosa, Gwede Mantashe, Baleka M
Master of his own demise: How Zuma turned Gordhan into the political victim he once was
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
of four of the ANC’s top six leaders, Cyril Ramaphosa, Gwede Mantashe, Baleka Mbete and Zweli Mkhize, former president Kgalema Motlanthe, as well as a host of Cabinet ministers, Pityana told how Stofile had yearned for the organisation to... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Cyril Ramaphosa, instead of Zuma, to deliver eulogy at Makhenkesi Stofile's funeralfrom are dying one by one because of the pain caused by troubles befalling our
Cyril Ramaphosa, instead of Zuma, to deliver eulogy at Makhenkesi Stofile's funeral
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
from are dying one by one because of the pain caused by troubles befalling our organisation”. Former Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe and former Finance Minister Trevor Manuel are expected to speak at Stofile’s funeral service at the Sports... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Level Panel Session Focuses On Nation-Building and Social Cohesionof High Level Panel on the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration o
High Level Panel Session Focuses On Nation-Building and Social Cohesion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of High Level Panel on the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change, former president Kgalema Motlanthe, explained that "this morning's session will focus on nation-building and social cohesion and we hope you... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Members Tell Kgalema Motlanthe - Remove Corrupt Councillorslegislation turns into complaint session about local government ANC members in
ANC Members Tell Kgalema Motlanthe - Remove Corrupt Councillors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
legislation turns into complaint session about local government ANC members in Buffalo City pleaded with former president Kgalema Motlanthe to remove corrupt ward councillors and approach the national office to disband their party's regional and... Read more
11d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Search for ineffectual laws startsThis was the message delivered in East London yesterday by the country's former
Search for ineffectual laws starts
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
This was the message delivered in East London yesterday by the country's former deputy president, Kgalema Motlanthe, who now chairs an independent "high-level panel on the assessment of key legislation and the acceleration of fundamental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Reform Comes Under Scrutiny At High Level Panel's Public HearingsThat is what I refer to as political arrogance." At the end of the session the
Land Reform Comes Under Scrutiny At High Level Panel's Public Hearings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
That is what I refer to as political arrogance." At the end of the session the Chairperson of the High Level Panel, Mr Kgalema Motlanthe, expressed his appreciation of the way people have expressed themselves. "We thank you for your respect and... Read more
13d
Daily Dispatch
Fundamental change in the hands of citizens, says Motlantheof citizens feel that way. This was the message delivered in East London this
Fundamental change in the hands of citizens, says Motlanthe
Daily Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
of citizens feel that way. This was the message delivered in East London this morning by the country’s former president, Kgalema Motlanthe, who now chairs an independent “high-level panel on the assessment of key legislation and the accelaration... Read more
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iol.co.za
Testing the truth of SA’s democracyAs the panel, under the chairmanship of former president Kgalema Motlanthe, sta
Testing the truth of SA’s democracy
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
As the panel, under the chairmanship of former president Kgalema Motlanthe, started its work to access the impact of legislation after 1994 yesterday in Abbotsford, it was clear who really mattered. Given an opportunity to openly express their views... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Parliament remembers former minister Makhenkesi StofileStofile South Africans have sent messages of condolences after the former mini
Parliament remembers former minister Makhenkesi Stofile
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
Stofile South Africans have sent messages of condolences after the former minister died yesterday. "Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe (L) is pictured with Makhenkesi Stofile (R) at Tegel Airport, Berlin, Germany in 2012. Picture: Elmond... Read more
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iol.co.za
Changing minds about the death penaltycountry. There was the xenophobia probe we did here in KZN, and then there’s t
Changing minds about the death penalty
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
country. There was the xenophobia probe we did here in KZN, and then there’s the independent panel under (former president Kgalema) Motlanthe which involves 15 of us, mainly academics, that is assessing legislation passed after 1994. We’re not... Read more
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iol.co.za
Citizens need to understand the laws that govern themwe can pay to the women of all races whose songs of protest made Strijdom flee
Citizens need to understand the laws that govern them
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
we can pay to the women of all races whose songs of protest made Strijdom flee his office that Thursday, 60 years ago. Kgalema Motlanthe is chairman of the High Level Panel on Assessment of Key Legislation and Acceleration of Fundamental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Hosts High Level Panel Public Hearings, 16 to 17 Augweek conduct its first Public Hearings in the Eastern Cape Province. The 17 mem
Parliament Hosts High Level Panel Public Hearings, 16 to 17 Aug
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
week conduct its first Public Hearings in the Eastern Cape Province. The 17 member Panel, chaired by former President Mr Kgalema Motlanthe, which was appointed in January this year by the Speakers Forum will include the following... Read more
14d
BBC News
South Africa profile - TimelineMbeki resigns over allegations that he interfered in the corruption case agains
South Africa profile - Timeline
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
Mbeki resigns over allegations that he interfered in the corruption case against Mr Zuma. ANC deputy leader Kgalema Motlanthe is chosen by parliament as president. ANC wins general election. Economy goes into recession for first... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Light questions and tough decisions – the search for a new Public Protectordirector in her office. In 2008 she moved with Mbete to the deputy presidency a
Light questions and tough decisions – the search for a new Public Protector
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
director in her office. In 2008 she moved with Mbete to the deputy presidency as special strategic advisor. In 2009, when Kgalema Motlanthe became deputy president, Cetywayo returned to Parliament to head the Office on Institutions Supporting... Read more
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iol.co.za
No change of heart, but of methodsin running the ANC, and they remain committed to the organisation. They includ
No change of heart, but of methods
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
in running the ANC, and they remain committed to the organisation. They include former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe; veteran Mavuso Msimang; the Reverend Frank Chikane; and many more. Losing an election in the ANC should... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
ANC needs to now invest in branches and act against arroganceyears of democracy became as opposition parties. If needs be, I will support t
ANC needs to now invest in branches and act against arrogance
Daily Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
years of democracy became as opposition parties. If needs be, I will support the notion that we approach ANC veterans like Kgalema Motlanthe, Winnie Mandela and Thabo Mbeki and ask them to talk to EFF leader Julius Malema about a coalition in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will the ANC Get the Electorate's Message?that the party suffered losses because of its own 'internal issues'. Former se
Will the ANC Get the Electorate's Message?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
that the party suffered losses because of its own 'internal issues'. Former secretary general, and former state president Kgalema Motlanthe bemoaned that a party afflicted by 'bogus' structures had ultimately 'lost the plot'. One wonders whether... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Response to #RememberKhwezi protest highlighted Zuma’s ambiguity on women’s rights issuesunsavoury moment represented the Zuma presidency in a nutshell and laid bare al
Response to #RememberKhwezi protest highlighted Zuma’s ambiguity on women’s rights issues
Daily Maverick / Posted 21 days ago
unsavoury moment represented the Zuma presidency in a nutshell and laid bare all that is wrong with the ANC. It has, as Kgalema Motlanthe recently said, “lost the plot”. Zuma has been marred by scandal and it follows him around wherever he goes... Read more
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iol.co.za
Black middle class says No!the true selling out of the interests of black people for the sake of one indiv
Black middle class says No!
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
the true selling out of the interests of black people for the sake of one individual. The fact of the matter is that, as Kgalema Motlanthe put it, things will get worse before they get better. And that is for as long as they have Zuma on their... Read more
23d
Daily Maverick
South Africa | Daily MaverickBut when your own former leaders do it to you just before an election, then you
South Africa | Daily Maverick
Daily Maverick / Posted 23 days ago
But when your own former leaders do it to you just before an election, then you know it could be a self-inflicted wound. And the wounds inflicted by Kgalema Motlanthe and Thabo Mbeki might haunt the ANC for some time to come. By STEPHEN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jacob Zuma's ANC Has Abandoned Madiba's Values and Visiongoverns only for the interests of the well-connected few, not for the poor and
Jacob Zuma's ANC Has Abandoned Madiba's Values and Vision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
governs only for the interests of the well-connected few, not for the poor and not for the unemployed. As Former President Kgalema Motlanthe said just this weekend, the ANC is without leadership, and is in a race to the bottom that risks leaving... Read more
23d
Quartz
South Africa's latest elections show Mandela's legacy can't protect the ANC from its own incompetenceto opt out of campaigning. Former president Thabo Mbeki said he was away on tra
South Africa's latest elections show Mandela's legacy can't protect the ANC from its own incompetence
Quartz / Posted 23 days ago
to opt out of campaigning. Former president Thabo Mbeki said he was away on travel. Former South African vice-president Kgalema Motlanthe last week said the political party he once represented had lost its “historical perspective,” and its... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Jesus walks in PE. Why change is not elusivethe party suffered losses because of its own ‘internal issues’. Former ANC Secr
Jesus walks in PE. Why change is not elusive
Eye Witness News / Posted 24 days ago
the party suffered losses because of its own ‘internal issues’. Former ANC Secretary General, and former state president, Kgalema Motlanthe bemoaned that a party afflicted by “bogus” structures, had ultimately “lost the plot”. Even Zuma, who too... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Politricks and Consequencesthat the party suffered losses because of its own “internal issues”. Former Sec
Politricks and Consequences
Daily Maverick / Posted 24 days ago
that the party suffered losses because of its own “internal issues”. Former Secretary General and former State President Kgalema Motlanthe bemoaned that a party afflicted by “bogus” structures had ultimately “lost the plot”. Even Zuma, who too... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Some of Our Politicians Walked, Stood in Queue and Voted. Wow.was also chilling in a queue, waiting to vote for *cough*cough*. You know what
Some of Our Politicians Walked, Stood in Queue and Voted. Wow.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
was also chilling in a queue, waiting to vote for *cough*cough*. You know what they say about nice guys. Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has been standing in the queue since 11am @AfriNewsAgency #ElectionDay #LGE2016... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Robben Island Votes Miss the Boatover to the mainland on the first returning ferry on Thursday. The island is k
Robben Island Votes Miss the Boat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
over to the mainland on the first returning ferry on Thursday. The island is known mainly for the high security jail where many anti-apartheid stalwarts were incarcerated, including three presidents - Nelson Mandela, Kgalema Motlanthe and Jacob Zu... Read more
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iol.co.za
Queuing to vote the right thing to do: MotlantheJohannesburg - Former president Kgalema Motlanthe on Wednesday stood in the vot
Queuing to vote the right thing to do: Motlanthe
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
Johannesburg - Former president Kgalema Motlanthe on Wednesday stood in the voting queue for about an hour before casting his vote, a gesture he said was “the right thing to do”. Motlanthe, who was flanked by his wife Gugu, Johannesburg African... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Past and present leaders cast their votesat the Holy Family College in Rosebank to cast his vote. Picture: Gia Nicolaide
Past and present leaders cast their votes
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
at the Holy Family College in Rosebank to cast his vote. Picture: Gia Nicolaides/EWN. 2016 Municipal Elections,Thabo Mbeki,Kgalema Motlanthe ROSEBANK - With just over an hour to go before voting stations close, millions of people have already cast... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mayor pleased with Joburg voter turnoutTau had earlier accompanied former president Kgalema Motlanthe and ANC stalwart
Mayor pleased with Joburg voter turnout
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
Tau had earlier accompanied former president Kgalema Motlanthe and ANC stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in Killarney and Orlando, Soweto respectively. “People are quite keen to vote, the turnout has been good. I visited six voting stations so far... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'There’s no excuse for South Africans not to vote' Before Kgalema Motlanthe cast his vote, he was heckled by a resident upset ab
'There’s no excuse for South Africans not to vote'
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
Before Kgalema Motlanthe cast his vote, he was heckled by a resident upset about services in the city Former President Kgalema Motlanthe cast his vote at the Killarney Country Club in Johannesburg.... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Mbeki and Motlanthe cast their votes, encouraging others to do the samebe formed. These could then represent the will of the country, he said. That s
Mbeki and Motlanthe cast their votes, encouraging others to do the same
Mail & Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
be formed. These could then represent the will of the country, he said. That sentiment echoed those of former president Kgalema Motlanthe, who queued to vote half a kilometre away at the Killarney Country Club. Speaking to media, Motlanthe said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Robben Island Results Could Be First inPreviously, it was a health facility and prison to many anti-apartheid figures,
Robben Island Results Could Be First in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Previously, it was a health facility and prison to many anti-apartheid figures, including presidents Nelson Mandela, Kgalema Motlanthe, and Jacob Zuma. Now a visit to the island is regarded as a poignant mark of respect to Mandela and other... Read more
26d
Daily Maverick
Time to find out how the upheavals of recent years have affected voters’ behaviourimprove. Yet the reality is that for many their lives will not change radically
Time to find out how the upheavals of recent years have affected voters’ behaviour
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
improve. Yet the reality is that for many their lives will not change radically after these elections. As former President Kgalema Motlanthe said of the ANC this past week, “we have lost our way”. This is no longer the party of Mandela but rather... Read more
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Eye Witness News
#Elections2016: Why the end is really just the beginningimprove. Yet, the reality is that for many their lives will not change radicall
#Elections2016: Why the end is really just the beginning
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
improve. Yet, the reality is that for many their lives will not change radically after these elections. As former President Kgalema Motlanthe said of the ANC this past week: “We have lost our way”. This is no longer the party of Mandela but rather... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Thabo Mbeki meets ANC candidates, but refuses to endorse anyonethe ANC for the manner in which he was treated when the party recalled him in 2
Thabo Mbeki meets ANC candidates, but refuses to endorse anyone
Mail & Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
the ANC for the manner in which he was treated when the party recalled him in 2008.” The focus on Mbeki comes after Kgalema Motlanthe – the only other post-1994 president still alive - did an extensive interview with City Press on Sunday. In... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Maimane uses Mbeki and Motlanthe to defend his Madiba commentsMbeki as saying the African National Congress (ANC) of today has become “an ign
Maimane uses Mbeki and Motlanthe to defend his Madiba comments
Daily Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
Mbeki as saying the African National Congress (ANC) of today has become “an ignoble and corrupt parasite”‚ and paraphrased Kgalema Motlanthe saying the “ANC is without leadership‚ and is in a race to the bottom that risks leaving nothing to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LGE 2016 - Payback Time From the ANC's Old Leadersleaders do it to you just before an election, then you know it could be a self-
LGE 2016 - Payback Time From the ANC's Old Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
leaders do it to you just before an election, then you know it could be a self-inflicted wound. And the wounds inflicted by Kgalema Motlanthe and Thabo Mbeki might haunt the ANC for some time to come. By STEPHEN GROOTES. There are only two people... Read more
27d
Daily Maverick
LGE 2016: Payback time from the ANC’s old leaderstwo days, they have both sent harsh messages to their own party. First, on Sun
LGE 2016: Payback time from the ANC’s old leaders
Daily Maverick / Posted 27 days ago
two days, they have both sent harsh messages to their own party. First, on Sunday, City Press published and interview with Kgalema Motlanthe, in which he said that "it's almost as though the country is running on autopilot". He decried a lack of... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The new trend: campaigning to nab bygone presidents to win votes in #LGE2016betrays you, you have a chance to punish it,” Maimane continued. While the two
The new trend: campaigning to nab bygone presidents to win votes in #LGE2016
Mail & Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
betrays you, you have a chance to punish it,” Maimane continued. While the two parties fight it out over who owns Mandela, Kgalema Motlanthe, too, has been brought into the fray. The former ANC deputy president (and placeholder State president)... Read more
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Daily Maverick
LGE 2016: Meeting Mbeki – EFF steals the Monday media cyclewith the EFF, may or may not be an attempt to express his views about the party
LGE 2016: Meeting Mbeki – EFF steals the Monday media cycle
Daily Maverick / Posted 28 days ago
with the EFF, may or may not be an attempt to express his views about the party. It follows another former President, Kgalema Motlanthe, who did campaign for the ANC, to nevertheless publicly question the party's direction: “It’s almost as... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Kgalema Motlanthe hits out at the ANC, but does he walk his talk?to vote DA. “If you want to know the real state of the ANC, don’t take my word
Kgalema Motlanthe hits out at the ANC, but does he walk his talk?
Mail & Guardian / Posted 28 days ago
to vote DA. “If you want to know the real state of the ANC, don’t take my word for it – listen to what former president Kgalema Motlanthe, who is also a former Secretary General of the ANC, has to say…,” Mmusi Maimane, leader of the DA, said in... Read more
28d
Daily Dispatch
ANC has abandoned the people: Maimaneis true. If you want to know the real state of the ANC‚ don’t take my word for
ANC has abandoned the people: Maimane
Daily Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
is true. If you want to know the real state of the ANC‚ don’t take my word for it — listen to what former President Kgalema Motlanthe‚ who is also a former Secretary General of the ANC‚ has to say: He says that ‘the ANC is racing to the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Large turnout in Joburg a good sign for the ANCwas one of the stalwarts who came out to bat for the ANC alongside the likes of
Large turnout in Joburg a good sign for the ANC
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
was one of the stalwarts who came out to bat for the ANC alongside the likes of its former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe. Former president Thabo Mbeki reportedly declined to campaign for the party. The stadium was packed, as... Read more
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iol.co.za
Even Mothlanthe has lost confidence in ANC: Maimaneis true. “If you want to know the real state of the ANC, don't take my word fo
Even Mothlanthe has lost confidence in ANC: Maimane
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
is true. “If you want to know the real state of the ANC, don't take my word for it - listen to what former president Kgalema Motlanthe, who is also a former secretary general of the ANC, has to say: He says that 'the ANC is racing to the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Vote ANC, urges S.Africa's Zuma ahead of pollscores poorly in the local polls. Speaking to the weekly City Press newspaper,
Vote ANC, urges S.Africa's Zuma ahead of poll
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 29 days ago
scores poorly in the local polls. Speaking to the weekly City Press newspaper, Zuma's predecessor and later his deputy Kgalema Motlanthe said the ANC had "lost its ability to be representative of ordinary people". "It's almost as though the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
LGE2016: Battleground Gauteng and the coming ANC falloutalthough they were walloped at the 53rd national conference in Mangaung in 2012
LGE2016: Battleground Gauteng and the coming ANC fallout
Daily Maverick / Posted a month ago
although they were walloped at the 53rd national conference in Mangaung in 2012. At that conference, they backed Kgalema Motlanthe to replace Zuma as ANC president. The campaign backfired, and as a result Gauteng’s leaders and their... Read more
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