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Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma

Date of Birth: 27/01/1949
Place of Birth: Natal


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Ramaphosa ready for launch

Staying in the shadowsWith the clock ticking to the ANC elective conference in December 2017, Ramaphosa is suffering from the lobbying efforts of the Premier League, the informal lobby group that includes powerful provincial leaders and supports African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma for the presidential succession (AC Vol 57 No 16, Nkosazana's trial balloon)...


Funeral fusillade hits Zuma

On 28 August in Ntshanga, west of Durban, the provincial ANCYL's Thanduxolo Sabelo repeated the call for an early conference, saying there 'are lots of women in the party but Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma tops the list'...

A calm, undemonstrative man, his manner is conciliatory, which is attractive to those who are unhappy with the prospect of either Cyril Ramaphosa, who has impressed less as time goes on, or Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, whom they see as President Jacob Zuma's political heir, leading the country...


Nkosazana's trial balloon

It has publicly backed the outgoing African Union Commission Chairperson, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, for party president...


Kabila delays, Katumbi hovers

The USA, United Nations, European Union and International Organisation of Francophonie all back the initiative by Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the Chairwoman of the African Union Commission, to appoint former Togolese Prime Minister Edem Kodjo as facilitator of the Dialogue...


ANC heads for the hills

So far, he has pushed both his former wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the head of the African Union Commission, and Baleka Mbete, the ANC Chairperson, to protect him from prosecution after he leaves office (AC Vol 56 No 23, Dlamini-Zuma bandwagon speeds up)...


Zuma bows to business

Zuma's former wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the main rival of Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in the succession stakes, expressed shock that the President could be addressed in such a way...

He is married to Patrice Motsepe's sister Tshepo but is trailing Zuma's former wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, in the succession stakes...


Intervention that never was

The episode hasn't done much for the reputation of PSC Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, ex-wife of South African President Jacob Zuma and a possible candidate to succeed him (see Feature)...


Poll delay cheers Kabila

Much to the ire of opposition parties, African Union Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma recently gave her public backing to the dialogue process and so too has the Catholic Church, apparently on the orders of the Vatican...


Political earthquakes ahead

It is not yet certain which of his preferred successors he will eventually favour: his former wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the current African Union Commission head; or Baleka Mbete, the ANC national Chairwoman and Speaker of Parliament...


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