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Mail & Guardian
The watchdog over South Africa’s elite police unit is in serious need of teeththe new South African Police Service was not equipped to tackle organised crime
The watchdog over South Africa’s elite police unit is in serious need of teeth
Mail & Guardian / Posted 8 hours ago
the new South African Police Service was not equipped to tackle organised crime. This prompted then-president Thabo Mbeki to launch a specialised law enforcement unit to investigate and prosecute serious organised crime. Launched in... Read more
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DW
ANC has 'digressed and departed' |do you think things started to go wrong? The economy began faltering with the
ANC has 'digressed and departed' |
DW / Posted yesterday
do you think things started to go wrong? The economy began faltering with the change of presidents in 2007 when President Thabo Mbeki was removed and a more populist policy environment was created. You had a situation where a lot of depth in terms... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa's 2016 Municipal Elections - Why the Excitement?that it is impossible to step into Mandela's shoes, one is forced to marvel at
South Africa's 2016 Municipal Elections - Why the Excitement?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
that it is impossible to step into Mandela's shoes, one is forced to marvel at the weakness of his successors. Thabo Mbeki will go down in history as the leader who lost his party; Zuma, maybe, as the leader who lost his party's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cleaning Upbillion in illicit outflows. That loss could easily plug South Africa's fiscal
Cleaning Up
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
billion in illicit outflows. That loss could easily plug South Africa's fiscal deficit. Former South African President Thabo Mbeki, who chairs UNECA said: "The information available to us has convinced our panel that large commercial... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Court hears about the day Kasrils received a call from Zuma’s rape accusersays the call came at a time when there was a growing narrative of a political
Court hears about the day Kasrils received a call from Zuma’s rape accuser
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
says the call came at a time when there was a growing narrative of a political conspiracy against Zuma by then president Thabo Mbeki. Kasrils says he ensured that Khwezi was being helped and that the matter was being reported, and played no... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Khwezi called me and said, 'Uncle Ronnie‚ Jacob Zuma has raped me’a growing‚ I would say‚ orchestration that a conspiracy was taking place agains
Khwezi called me and said, 'Uncle Ronnie‚ Jacob Zuma has raped me’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
a growing‚ I would say‚ orchestration that a conspiracy was taking place against him. “He had been dismissed by president (Thabo) Mbeki in June 2005 and the atmosphere in the ANC and government was an infested atmosphere.” Kasrils said while he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Questions That Need to Be Asked to Save Public BroadcasterNational Congress (ANC). A glaring example included the blacklisting in 2006 of
Questions That Need to Be Asked to Save Public Broadcaster
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
National Congress (ANC). A glaring example included the blacklisting in 2006 of commentators critical of then president Thabo Mbeki. Parliament's failure The hard questions that members of parliament have failed to ask range from issues of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kasrils recalls President Zuma rape accuser called him a day after alleged rapea growing‚ I would say‚ orchestration that a conspiracy was taking place agains
Kasrils recalls President Zuma rape accuser called him a day after alleged rape
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
a growing‚ I would say‚ orchestration that a conspiracy was taking place against him. “He had been dismissed by president (Thabo) Mbeki in June 2005 and the atmosphere in the ANC and government was an infested atmosphere.” Kasrils said while he... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Crisis to crisis: The questions that need to be asked to save the SABCNational Congress (ANC). A glaring example included the blacklisting in 2006 of
Crisis to crisis: The questions that need to be asked to save the SABC
Mail & Guardian / Posted yesterday
National Congress (ANC). A glaring example included the blacklisting in 2006 of commentators critical of then president Thabo Mbeki. Parliament’s failure The Broadcasting Act of 1999 gave the legislature significant oversight powers, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Infrastructure Development Can Turn Around Continent's Fortunesrise from the 'ashes' to achieve the African renaissance dreams proclaimed by t
How Infrastructure Development Can Turn Around Continent's Fortunes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
rise from the 'ashes' to achieve the African renaissance dreams proclaimed by the likes of former South African President Thabo Mbeki, experts say. According to Teddy Kaberuka, an economic analyst in Kigali, infrastructures, including transport,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudan, Rebels Disagree on Food Aid, Ceasefire9-14 under the mediation of the African Union High Implementation Panel (AUHIP)
Sudan, Rebels Disagree on Food Aid, Ceasefire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
9-14 under the mediation of the African Union High Implementation Panel (AUHIP) led by former South African president Thabo Mbeki, collapsed after the government declined the request by the rebels to allow food aid from neighbouring countries,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Sudan: Negotiations failwar has been raging for years. The African Union High Implementation Panel (AU
Sudan: Negotiations fail
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
war has been raging for years. The African Union High Implementation Panel (AUHIP), led by former South African president Thabo Mbeki, announced that talks on the South Blue Nile and South Kordofan had been indefinitely suspended. The AUHIP... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The ONLY way to fight our corruptionfunds , were not just identified as missing, but could be retrieved. And what
The ONLY way to fight our corruption
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
funds , were not just identified as missing, but could be retrieved. And what did my hero Nelson Mandela, and my not-hero Thabo Mbeki do ?…. They put this report on the shelve and did not want to act on it !!! And whites ? Well , Beeld... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Gloves are off' - ANCYL warns in Nelson Mandela Bayan ANC stronghold. Many of its leaders came from the Eastern Cape, including fo
'Gloves are off' - ANCYL warns in Nelson Mandela Bay
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
an ANC stronghold. Many of its leaders came from the Eastern Cape, including former presidents Nelson Mandela and Thabo Mbeki. - Find everything you need to know about the 2016 Local Government Elections at our News24 Elections site,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Signing of Road-Map Without Confidence-Building Measures - MahdiUnion High-level Implementation Panel (AUHIP) and previously signed by the Suda
Signing of Road-Map Without Confidence-Building Measures - Mahdi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Union High-level Implementation Panel (AUHIP) and previously signed by the Sudanese government and the AUHIP chairman Thabo Mbeki. The interview ran as follows: SUNA:- There is a demand by the Ansar Sect and the National Umma Party (NUP) for... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Explainer: The collapsed Sudan peace talksin peace talks with the Sudan government. The peace talks were set up by the Af
Explainer: The collapsed Sudan peace talks
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
in peace talks with the Sudan government. The peace talks were set up by the African Union and led by chief negotiator Thabo Mbeki. Three rebel groups comprise the Sudan Call delegation: the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement–North (SPLM-N)... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Zuma rape trial and its bearing on the post-Zuma erato have been charged with rape as well as numerous counts of corruption as part
The Zuma rape trial and its bearing on the post-Zuma era
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
to have been charged with rape as well as numerous counts of corruption as part of a conspiracy hatched by then President Thabo Mbeki in order to thwart Zuma’s ambition to be president of the ANC and the country. The alleged conspiracy hovered in... Read more
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International Business Times
South African government turns its back on #ThisFlag Zimbabwean activiststhat the 2002 Zimbabwean elections were not "free and fair". The report commiss
South African government turns its back on #ThisFlag Zimbabwean activists
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
that the 2002 Zimbabwean elections were not "free and fair". The report commissioned by former South African president Thabo Mbeki found the poll was marred with irregularities. These included pre-election activities such as intimidation and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Kevin Sifiso Malunga Most Qualified to be Public ProtectorTswana in South Africa different from the Tswana in Bo-Tswana? Are these not on
Kevin Sifiso Malunga Most Qualified to be Public Protector
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Tswana in South Africa different from the Tswana in Bo-Tswana? Are these not one people?As Former South African president Thabo Mbeki put it: I am an African. And so are all South Africans. Ken Tecumseh Sibanda is a South African (Transkei) born... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Understanding Sudan's Collapsed Peace Talksin peace talks with the Sudan government. The peace talks were set up by the Af
Understanding Sudan's Collapsed Peace Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
in peace talks with the Sudan government. The peace talks were set up by the African Union and led by chief negotiator Thabo Mbeki. Three rebel groups comprise the Sudan Call delegation: the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ibrahim Mahmoud - Government Is Keen to Cooperate With International Community for Reaching Peaceefforts by its raising to impossible demands, adding that the chairman of the A
Ibrahim Mahmoud - Government Is Keen to Cooperate With International Community for Reaching Peace
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
efforts by its raising to impossible demands, adding that the chairman of the African High-Level Implementation Panel, Thabo Mbeki, was bored about the impossible demands of the movement. Mahmoud has reiterated the government commitment to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
♦ This Week's News in Brief ♦other points set in the peace roadmap that was drafted by the AU mediation team
♦ This Week's News in Brief ♦
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
other points set in the peace roadmap that was drafted by the AU mediation team, chaired by former South African President Thabo Mbeki. The mediators intervened on Sunday by proposing a compromise to the warring parties. No date has been set to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lobatse Has Reason to Celebratesaid Keitseng hosted many prominent ANC leaders at his safe house in Lobatse, i
Lobatse Has Reason to Celebrate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
said Keitseng hosted many prominent ANC leaders at his safe house in Lobatse, in the likes of the late Nelson Mandela and Thabo Mbeki. He further said Lobatse is well known for the Samora Machel safe house in Peleng, where the Kgaboesele family... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Man admits stealing Mbeki portraitThe Walter Sisulu University management believe they are closer to finding the
Man admits stealing Mbeki portrait
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
The Walter Sisulu University management believe they are closer to finding the portrait of former president Thabo Mbeki which disappeared from the institution’s council chambers at the Potsdam campus in 2012. This after a Facebook user announced on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enact Capital Tight Legislation, African Parliaments Toldservices. "We are all aware that the AU appointed a taskforce led by the forme
Enact Capital Tight Legislation, African Parliaments Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
services. "We are all aware that the AU appointed a taskforce led by the former President of South Africa, His Excellency Thabo Mbeki. They made some investigations two years ago and indicated that every year not less than $50 billion leaves... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudan Needs a Hero - but Is Thabo Mbeki Really It?instead. But as world media and the international community turn a blind eye, a
Sudan Needs a Hero - but Is Thabo Mbeki Really It?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
instead. But as world media and the international community turn a blind eye, at least one person is paying attention: Thabo Mbeki. The former South African president is enthusiastically leading the mediation process between Khartoum and rebel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stalemate in Sudanese Peace Talksa cessation of hostilities for the period of one month. The AU mediation team,
Stalemate in Sudanese Peace Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
a cessation of hostilities for the period of one month. The AU mediation team, chaired by former South African President Thabo Mbeki, intervened on Sunday by proposing a compromise to the warring parties. The closed-door discussions about the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dr. Amin Hassan Omer Holds Movements Responsible for Set Back in Negotiation in Darfur Trackof the government side did not retreat and were not provoked, but came out of a
Dr. Amin Hassan Omer Holds Movements Responsible for Set Back in Negotiation in Darfur Track
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the government side did not retreat and were not provoked, but came out of a meeting with the mediation, in presence of Thabo Mbeki and Abu-Bakr Abdul-Salam, which has discussed ways to press ahead for reaching a ceasefire. Dr. Omer said that... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Sudan needs a hero – but is Thabo Mbeki really it?instead. But as world media and the international community turn a blind eye, a
Sudan needs a hero – but is Thabo Mbeki really it?
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
instead. But as world media and the international community turn a blind eye, at least one person is paying attention: Thabo Mbeki. The former South African president is enthusiastically leading the mediation process between Khartoum and rebel... Read more
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Daily Maverick
AfricaSudan needs a hero – but is Thabo Mbeki really it? Simon Allison covers for t
Africa
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
Sudan needs a hero – but is Thabo Mbeki really it? Simon Allison covers for the Daily Maverick, having cut his teeth reporting from Palestine, Somalia and revolutionary Egypt. He loves news and politics, the more convoluted the better.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbeki Foundation -President Alive, in Ethiopia for TalksFormer South African president Thabo Mbeki (file photo). The Thabo Mbeki Found
Mbeki Foundation -President Alive, in Ethiopia for Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Former South African president Thabo Mbeki (file photo). The Thabo Mbeki Foundation in Johannesburg said on Sunday it was still being inundated with queries regarding the health of the former president. This follows reports on what has been... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Bey Bye Thuli, Go Just Go,secret, report, called the CIEX Report, was handed over to senior Cabinet Min
Bey Bye Thuli, Go Just Go
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
,secret, report, called the CIEX Report, was handed over to senior Cabinet Ministers , including Deputy President, Thabo Mbeki, in 1999. In this report , there is corruption of R600 Billion SIX HUNDRED BILLION RAND ! There was a special... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
‘Negative narrative’ around Zuma was discussed‚ but ANC leadership collectively to blame - Mantashe insists“bold actions” the NEC was committing to would include the recall of Zuma‚ like
‘Negative narrative’ around Zuma was discussed‚ but ANC leadership collectively to blame - Mantashe insists
Daily Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
“bold actions” the NEC was committing to would include the recall of Zuma‚ like the party had down with former president Thabo Mbeki‚ Mantashe insisted that the latter’s removal was not a “breakwater” event‚ and that “various processes” were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Darfur Bar 'Reserved' About Mediation Role in Sudan Peace Talksin the National Dialogue, as proposed by President Omar Al Bashir in January 20
Darfur Bar 'Reserved' About Mediation Role in Sudan Peace Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
in the National Dialogue, as proposed by President Omar Al Bashir in January 2014. The document was prepared by Thabo Mbeki, chairman of the AU mediation team, in March. The head of the Sudanese government delegation and Mbeki signed it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SPLM Delegation Meets Mbekimajority) headed by Major General Khamis Gulab met, today, in Addis Ababa, Pres
SPLM Delegation Meets Mbeki
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
majority) headed by Major General Khamis Gulab met, today, in Addis Ababa, President of the African Hiogh Level Mechanism, Thabo Mbeki. Maj. Gen. Khamis Gulab in a press statement after the meeting said the silent majority delegation briefed Mbeki... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Delegation of People's Movement (Silent Majority) Holds Meetings in Addis AbabaUmma Party, Saddiq Al-Mahdi, and unofficial meeting with the Chairman of the Af
Delegation of People's Movement (Silent Majority) Holds Meetings in Addis Ababa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Umma Party, Saddiq Al-Mahdi, and unofficial meeting with the Chairman of the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel, Thabo Mbeki. In a press statement, the Political Official of the movement, Adam Jomar Kody, said that the meetings have... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘Negative narrative’ around Zuma was discussed‚ but ANC leadership collectively to blame - Mantashe insists“bold actions” the NEC was committing to would include the recall of Zuma‚ like
‘Negative narrative’ around Zuma was discussed‚ but ANC leadership collectively to blame - Mantashe insists
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
“bold actions” the NEC was committing to would include the recall of Zuma‚ like the party had down with former president Thabo Mbeki‚ Mantashe insisted that the latter’s removal was not a “breakwater” event‚ and that “various processes” were... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Thabo Mbeki Foundation: Former president is alive and well, in Ethiopia for talksThe Thabo Mbeki Foundation in Johannesburg said on Sunday it was still being in
Thabo Mbeki Foundation: Former president is alive and well, in Ethiopia for talks
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
The Thabo Mbeki Foundation in Johannesburg said on Sunday it was still being inundated with queries regarding the health of the former president. This follows reports on what has been described as a “dubious website” that Mbeki had died. “It is... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mbeki Foundation: Ex-president alive, in Ethiopia for talksFormer president Thabo Mbeki (Nelius Rademan/Foto24; Gaut) Johannesburg – The
Mbeki Foundation: Ex-president alive, in Ethiopia for talks
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Former president Thabo Mbeki (Nelius Rademan/Foto24; Gaut) Johannesburg – The Thabo Mbeki Foundation in Johannesburg said on Sunday it was still being inundated with queries regarding the health of the former president. This follows reports on what... Read more
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iol.co.za
No change of heart, but of methodsamount of experience in running the ANC, and they remain committed to the organ
No change of heart, but of methods
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
amount of experience 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... Read more
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iafrica.com
Mandela said don't vote DA - CosatuFormer South African Presidents Nelson Mandela and Thabo Mbeki at the Nelson Ma
Mandela said don't vote DA - Cosatu
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Former South African Presidents Nelson Mandela and Thabo Mbeki at the Nelson Mandela lecture. Credit: AFP Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) claims that former president Nelson Mandela had warned about voting for the Democratic Alliance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abusing Children for Political Gain SickWhen former South African president and Umkhonto we Sizwe freedom fighter Thabo
Abusing Children for Political Gain Sick
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
When former South African president and Umkhonto we Sizwe freedom fighter Thabo Mbeki was about 9 or 10 years of age, he tried to join his father's political party, the African National Congress. To raise enough money for membership fees, Mbeki... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Algeria Welcomes Roadmap Agreement to End Hostilities in Sudanof the efforts undertaken by the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel
Algeria Welcomes Roadmap Agreement to End Hostilities in Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
of the efforts undertaken by the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel for Sudan made up of former presidents Thabo Mbeki, Abdulsalami Abubakar and Pierre Buyoya to whom we pay tribute for their commitment and perseverance," said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Don't Use Children for Political GainWhen former South African president and Umkhonto we Sizwe freedom fighter Thabo
Don't Use Children for Political Gain
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
When former South African president and Umkhonto we Sizwe freedom fighter Thabo Mbeki was about 9 or 10 years of age, he tried to join his father's political party, the African National Congress. To raise enough money for membership fees, Mbeki... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt Welcomes Opposition's Signing of Roadmap Documentrenewed Egypt's support to the efforts of the African High-Level Implementation
Egypt Welcomes Opposition's Signing of Roadmap Document
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
renewed Egypt's support to the efforts of the African High-Level Implementation Panel, which is chaired by President Thabo Mbeki. He also affirmed Egypt's support to Sudan government and all parties for making a success the national dialogue... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Video: GBC falls for fake Thabo Mbeki death reportGeneral News of Thursday, 11 August 2016 Rumors of the alleged demise of forme
Video: GBC falls for fake Thabo Mbeki death report
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 12 days ago
General News of Thursday, 11 August 2016 Rumors of the alleged demise of former South African President Thabo Mbeki spread quickly on Wednesday causing concern among fans across the world. State broadcaster Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, GBC, is... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Why another book – or rather, hagiography – on Thabo Mbeki?my surprise at the foreword that he has written. Professor Mamdani’s central c
Why another book – or rather, hagiography – on Thabo Mbeki?
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
my surprise at the foreword that he has written. Professor Mamdani’s central claim is that, “Zimbabwe was arguably one of Thabo Mbeki’s great successes; the other in spite of the furore and the controversy it generated, in hindsight … was the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mbeki pleased at the outcome of local government pollFormer president Thabo Mbeki is content with the outcome of the local governmen
Mbeki pleased at the outcome of local government poll
Daily Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
Former president Thabo Mbeki is content with the outcome of the local government elections in spite of the heavy losses suffered by the African National Congress, according to the CEO of the Thabo Mbeki Foundation Advocate Max Boqwana. Even though... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mbeki concerned about SA's 'directionless' pathThat's according to the CEO of the Thabo Mbeki Foundation‚ Advocate Max Boqwana
Mbeki concerned about SA's 'directionless' path
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
That's according to the CEO of the Thabo Mbeki Foundation‚ Advocate Max Boqwana‚ speaking at the Dispatch Dialogues on Wednesday night. He said that when Mbeki had launched his memoirs recently‚ Botswana's former president Quett Masire‚ had "raised... Read more
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iol.co.za
When tribalism’s the major factor at the pollsanalysts privately suggested after the ANC’s watershed elective conference at P
When tribalism’s the major factor at the polls
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
analysts privately suggested after the ANC’s watershed elective conference at Polokwane in 2007 that Zuma had defeated Thabo Mbeki because he had assembled an anti-Xhosa coalition. That might have been a politically-incorrect interpretation but... Read more
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