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News 24 South Africa
Ramaphosa 'scandal' nothing new, intelligence authorities compromised – SACP KZNits elective conference, the SACP in KwaZulu-Natal has said. "That is nothing
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 minutes ago
its elective conference, the SACP in KwaZulu-Natal has said. "That is nothing new. It dates back to the days of [President Thabo] Mbeki. These tactics featured strongly going into Polokwane, and now strongly as we go into the December conference,"... Read more
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Reuters
Anti-Zuma MP quits South Africa's 'corrupt' ANCof state until the expiry of his second and final term in early 2019 unless the
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
of state until the expiry of his second and final term in early 2019 unless the ANC removes him, as it did to President Thabo Mbeki in 2008. As Khoza departed, Zuma’s former wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma was sworn in as a member of parliament,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tambo Used Communication to Cripple Apartheidan opportunity to drink from Tambo's well of leadership wisdom, Thami Ntenteni,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
an opportunity to drink from Tambo's well of leadership wisdom, Thami Ntenteni, who is also Head of Communications of the Thabo Mbeki Foundation, said Radio Freedom began in South Africa, not in exile. "The very first broadcast of Radio Freedom... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
IN FULL: Goodbye new alien and corrupt ANC‚ I quit - Makhosi KhozaO.R. Tambo (1967 -1991)‚ and Dr. Nelson Mandela (1991-1997). I have also tried
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
O.R. Tambo (1967 -1991)‚ and Dr. Nelson Mandela (1991-1997). I have also tried to consult with former President Thabo Mbeki‚ who was unfortunately on one of his many African and humankind missions. As I embark on this very difficult... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Kenya in limboelection monitors, including the EU, the US’s Carter Centre and African Union r
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
election monitors, including the EU, the US’s Carter Centre and African Union representative former South African president Thabo Mbeki, had announced the elections were fair and untampered with except for a few minor infractions that would not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Study On African Mediation Highlights the Significance of the Mandatelegitimate. Another example is the Zimbabwe mediation. In 2009 South African P
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
legitimate. Another example is the Zimbabwe mediation. In 2009 South African President Jacob Zuma took over from President Thabo Mbeki as the mediator tasked with resolving the political crisis in Zimbabwe. He frequently asked the Southern Africa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State Owned Enterprises Shouldn't Be Used As Pawns in South African Politicsmuch more to do with pressures for patronage than placing privatisation back on
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
much more to do with pressures for patronage than placing privatisation back on the agenda some 15 years after president Thabo Mbeki was forced to ditch it. It would be a strange turn if appeasing demands for public money revives a market... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] SOEs shouldn’t be used as pawns in SA politicsmuch more to do with pressures for patronage than placing privatisation back on
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
much more to do with pressures for patronage than placing privatisation back on the agenda some 15 years after president Thabo Mbeki was forced to ditch it. It would be a strange turn if appeasing demands for public money revives a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA's Parliamentary Watchdogs Must Up Their GuardSpring - with MPs committing themselves to exercising greater oversight over th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Spring - with MPs committing themselves to exercising greater oversight over the executive. This came immediately after the Thabo Mbeki years, which saw Parliament becoming increasingly cautious in dealing with the executive. The arms deal... Read more
2d
Daily Dispatch
JZ’s house of cards tumbling around himHigh Court a week earlier, the then ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema had d
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
High Court a week earlier, the then ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema had declared “the problem in the country is Thabo Mbeki and his people”. Malema went on to call for Mbeki to “go – as in yesterday”. It is now history that by midnight... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hundreds Protest Against Arrest of Murder Suspects in Philippiand suspected of mob justice. The demonstrators came from ward 35, which inclu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and suspected of mob justice. The demonstrators came from ward 35, which includes the informal settlements of Marikana, Thabo Mbeki, Ireland and also Lower Crossroads. Residents sang, "Bring my machete; the police are dogs." They waved placards... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dlamini-Zuma to be sworn in as ANC MPMinister of Health from 1994-1999, under President Nelson Mandela, then Ministe
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
Minister of Health from 1994-1999, under President Nelson Mandela, then Minister of Foreign Affairs, under President Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe , She was moved to the position of Minister of Home Affairs in the first term of her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Weighty Lessons From Kenya's ElectionCenter team led by former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, the African Union
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Center team led by former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, the African Union team led by former South African President Thabo Mbeki, the Commonwealth team led by former Ghanaian President John Mahama. The indictment of the Kenyan Elections... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Zuma concedes decision to withdraw corruption charges against him irrationalLeonard McCarthy‚ who delayed the serving of the indictment until after the ANC
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Leonard McCarthy‚ who delayed the serving of the indictment until after the ANC’s Polokwane conference‚ because he wanted Thabo Mbeki to be re-elected president. Epstein argued that McCarthy did not want the indictment served before the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Is the ANC leaderless?the mounting decay. Must we rely on leaders who are outside leadership such as
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
the mounting decay. Must we rely on leaders who are outside leadership such as former TG Mathews Phosa, former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlhante to provoke consciousness unto them, so that they can realise the danger of the coming... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speech Delivered By Cosatu President At the KZN Shop Steward Councilcomrade Tito Mboweni, the then governor of Reserve Bank, comrade Trevor Manuel,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
comrade Tito Mboweni, the then governor of Reserve Bank, comrade Trevor Manuel, the then minister of Finance and President Thabo Mbeki but all did nothing to address it. The CEC has agreed that the national day of action will be on the 27th... Read more
9d
New Zimbabwe
Mbeki, John Kerry under over Kenya pollbig names: former US secretary of state John Kerry who headed the Carter Centre
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
big names: former US secretary of state John Kerry who headed the Carter Centre mission, and former South African president Thabo Mbeki leading the AU team. Both skirted over allegations of irregularities before appealing for peace and taking a... Read more
10d
Daily Dispatch
News analysis: The curious case of NDZ and her dicey career strategycurious characters in South African politics.Picture FILE Yes‚ she got people
Daily Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
curious characters in South African politics.Picture FILE Yes‚ she got people to stop smoking inside and was Robin when Thabo Mbeki was Batman‚ trying to rescue the African continent‚ so she has a few gold stars on her CV. But her manoeuvres... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[ANALYSIS] Unpredictability rules as Zuma enters the real game of riskwould provoke a huge reaction against Zuma. Historically, it could bring back m
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
would provoke a huge reaction against Zuma. Historically, it could bring back memories of how Zuma himself was removed by Thabo Mbeki after the Shaik trial in 2005, which then became the springboard for Zuma’s ultimate victory at Polokwane.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dlamini-Zuma Warns Against Bad Losers in ANC Presidential Racepresident, several high ranking members broke away to form the Congress of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
president, several high ranking members broke away to form the Congress of the People as they supported his predecessor Thabo Mbeki for another term. Dlamini-Zuma is expected to be sworn in as a Member of Parliament soon, in a move rumoured to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dlamini-Zuma warns against bad losers in ANC presidential racepresident, several high ranking members broke away to form the Congress of the
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
president, several high ranking members broke away to form the Congress of the People as they supported his predecessor Thabo Mbeki for another term. Dlamini-Zuma is expected to be sworn in as a Member of Parliament soon, in a move rumoured to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Shows Africa the Wayfor instance, the observers included such luminaries as Mr John Kerry, former U
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
for instance, the observers included such luminaries as Mr John Kerry, former United States Secretary of State, and Mr Thabo Mbeki, former President of South Africa. They, together with a delegation from the European Union, declared that they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta, Odinga More Keen Than Ever to Winjudgement on the election as a whole. Even so, many were bullish about the fin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
judgement on the election as a whole. Even so, many were bullish about the final outcome. Former South African president Thabo Mbeki, heading the African Union observer mission, held up the Kenyan election as an example to other African... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Ramaphosa’s leaked emails: echoes of apartheid-era dirty tricksIntelligence Service (NIS) strayed beyond their brief. They took opposite sides
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
Intelligence Service (NIS) strayed beyond their brief. They took opposite sides in the acrimonious split between President Thabo Mbeki and his fired deputy Jacob Zuma. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS. What we now seem to have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Meet Jacob Zuma, the Teetotallerof his ascendency to the highest office of the Union Building. They shared a co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of his ascendency to the highest office of the Union Building. They shared a common hatred towards former President Thabo Mbeki and his reign as President. ANC comrades hated President Mbeki for being an inconsiderate or aloof intellectual... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Looks for Mugabe's Successor After a Surreal Monthof August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberation mov
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberation movement: the former South African president, Thabo Mbeki. Rumours abounded that Mbeki semi-officially endorsed Mnangagwa as South Africa's preferred successor. South... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC has no powers to stop abuse of state resources in run-up to elective conference - Mantashein power," Mantashe said. In the run-up to the 2007 elective conference, Zuma
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
in power," Mantashe said. In the run-up to the 2007 elective conference, Zuma and his supporters accused then president Thabo Mbeki of using intelligence services to try and defeat him. Zuma faced allegations of corruption following the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The ANC, the age of lies and WMCintellectuals, the rot of ANC delusion keeps festering with significant brain d
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
intellectuals, the rot of ANC delusion keeps festering with significant brain drain on the party since the ousting of the Thabo Mbeki faction in the 2007 Polokwane Conference of the ANC. The present ANC also likes to take credit for the past ANC.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ramaphosa's Alleged Extra Marital Affairs Is a Silly Non-Scandal - Cosatusaid similar tactics were used in the run up to the 2007 ANC elective conferenc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
said similar tactics were used in the run up to the 2007 ANC elective conference that saw Zuma defeat then-president Thabo Mbeki. "Unfortunately, in our assessment of the current political situation, we are witnessing the re-emergence of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Zimbabwe looks for Mugabe’s successor after a surreal monthstart of August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberati
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
start of August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberation movement: former South African president Thabo Mbeki. Rumours abounded that Mbeki semi-officially endorsed Mnangagwa as South Africa’s preferred successor. South... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ramaphosa's alleged extramarital affairs is a silly non-scandal - Cosatusaid similar tactics were used in the run up to the 2007 ANC elective conferenc
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
said similar tactics were used in the run up to the 2007 ANC elective conference that saw Zuma defeat then-president Thabo Mbeki. “Unfortunately, in our assessment of the current political situation, we are witnessing the re-emergence of... Read more
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Gulf News
Ramaphosa targeted as South Africa’s succession race turns ugly64, helped negotiate a peaceful end to apartheid and draft South Africa’s first
Gulf News / Posted 17 days ago
64, helped negotiate a peaceful end to apartheid and draft South Africa’s first democratic constitution. He lost out to Thabo Mbeki in the contest to succeed Nelson Mandela as president in 1999 and went into business, amassing a fortune before... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kenyatta says Raila Odinga paid by whitespeople”. Observer missions to Kenya were criticised for pronouncing the electi
New Zimbabwe / Posted 17 days ago
people”. Observer missions to Kenya were criticised for pronouncing the elections fair and credible. Former president Thabo Mbeki, who led the African Union’s (AU’s) observer mission, had expressed faith in Kenya’s judiciary and the processes... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Kenyatta: They are paid by whitespeople”. Observer missions to Kenya were criticised for pronouncing the electi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
people”. Observer missions to Kenya were criticised for pronouncing the elections fair and credible. Former president Thabo Mbeki, who led the African Union’s (AU’s) observer mission, had expressed faith in Kenya’s judiciary and the processes... Read more
18d
News 24 South Africa
It’s open season for the ANC’s dirty tricksthe top six. A third way was tried unsuccessfully in 2007 by those seeking to
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
the top six. A third way was tried unsuccessfully in 2007 by those seeking to avoid a bruising fight between the Zuma and Thabo Mbeki camps. But Tokyo Sexwale, the third way candidate, fell flat and gave his support to Zuma. The leaders have now... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Looks for Mugabe's Successor After a Surreal Monthof August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberation mov
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
of August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberation movement: the former South African president, Thabo Mbeki. Rumours abounded that Mbeki semi-officially endorsed Mnangagwa as South Africa's preferred successor. South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Locals Cheer As Court Nullifies Kenya Electionsby African observer teams, among them the African Union delegation which was he
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
by African observer teams, among them the African Union delegation which was headed by former South African President Thabo Mbeki. "Unbelievable!! Kenyan Supreme Court nullifies Presidential Election. Unprecedented," read a tweet by PDP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Leaves Observers With Egg On Facepolling station where I was and I'm quite sure that nobody would be able to lod
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
polling station where I was and I'm quite sure that nobody would be able to lodge any complaint of what happened there." - Thabo Mbeki, former South Africa president "I have seen no signs of centralised or localised manipulation of the voting... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe looks for Mugabe's successorof August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberation mov
New Zimbabwe / Posted 19 days ago
of August, Robert Mugabe took a call from an emeritus of another liberation movement: the former South African president, Thabo Mbeki. Rumours abounded that Mbeki semi-officially endorsed Mnangagwa as South Africa’s preferred successor. South... Read more
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19d
New Zimbabwe
Zims cheer as court nixes Kenya electionsby African observer teams, among them the African Union delegation which was he
New Zimbabwe / Posted 19 days ago
by African observer teams, among them the African Union delegation which was headed by former South African President Thabo Mbeki. “Unbelievable!! Kenyan Supreme Court nullifies Presidential Election. Unprecedented,” read a tweet by PDP... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Reflections On South Africa - Whose Capital, Whose State?in 1996. GEAR was replaced in 2005 by the Accelerated and Shared Growth Initiat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
in 1996. GEAR was replaced in 2005 by the Accelerated and Shared Growth Initiative for South Africa (ASGISA). After Thabo Mbeki, Zuma replaced ASGISA with New Growth Path (NGP). Except for RDP (which lasted only two years) all other... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Must Lead ANC, Labour Federation Affirmssaid. The federation has no voting powers in the ANC elective conference but w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
said. The federation has no voting powers in the ANC elective conference but was instrumental in helping Zuma defeat former president Thabo Mbeki in the ANC presidency in 2007. Also read: Cosatu to strike against state captu... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Opposition Leader Calls for Civil Disobedience to Force Kabila From PowerCommission to publish a revised electoral calendar and set dates for the electi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Commission to publish a revised electoral calendar and set dates for the elections. Former South African president Thabo Mbeki was among those urging the SADC to help broker a solution to the conflict, warning that “more people may very... Read more
21d
News 24 South Africa
It's President Ramaphosa and nothing else - Cosatufederation has no voting powers in the ANC elective conference but was instrume
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
federation has no voting powers in the ANC elective conference but was instrumental in helping Zuma defeat former president Thabo Mbeki in the ANC presidency in 2007. Ntshalintshali said they will meet with SACP. Also read: Cosatu to strike... Read more
21d
AllAfrica.com
Robben Island Trip Was Exciting, Emotional - Malemapersonal lives. Motlanthe was president briefly between September 2008 and May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
personal lives. Motlanthe was president briefly between September 2008 and May 2009. He was sworn in when then president Thabo Mbeki was recalled. He was replaced by President Jacob Zuma. Malema was one of those behind Zuma's ascension. Malema... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
EFF Robben Island trip: It was exciting and emotional - Malemapersonal lives. Motlanthe was president briefly between September 2008 and May
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
personal lives. Motlanthe was president briefly between September 2008 and May 2009. He was sworn in when then president Thabo Mbeki was recalled. He was replaced by President Jacob Zuma. Malema was one of those behind Zuma’s ascension. Malema... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Have No Government - Barney Pityanais to ensure earnest dialogue and consensus-building. It is a joint initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
is to ensure earnest dialogue and consensus-building. It is a joint initiative comprising nine foundations, including the Thabo Mbeki Foundations, Desmond and Leah Tutu Foundation and FW de Klerk Foundation. Pityana is programme adviser to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
We have no government - Barney Pityanais to ensure earnest dialogue and consensus-building. It is a joint initiative
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
is to ensure earnest dialogue and consensus-building. It is a joint initiative comprising nine foundations, including the Thabo Mbeki Foundations, Desmond and Leah Tutu Foundation and FW de Klerk Foundation. Pityana is programme adviser to the... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Rebel Delegation to Meet With AU Officials in AddisSila Mousa Kanji, and El Jak Mahmoud, he will meet with the members of the AUHI
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Sila Mousa Kanji, and El Jak Mahmoud, he will meet with the members of the AUHIP, chaired by former South African President Thabo Mbeki, and other AU diplomats to brief them on the situation "in the liberated areas" in Blue Nile and South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kikwete and Mbeki Must Not Be Revisionists On Libyahow Africa's efforts in dealing with the crisis were dealt a blow even before t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
how Africa's efforts in dealing with the crisis were dealt a blow even before the invasion. Former South African President Thabo Mbeki, took that lamentation further, pointing a finger at the three African states, Nigeria, South Africa and Gabon... Read more
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