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Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki

Date of Birth: 18 June 1942
Place of Birth: Idutywa, Eastern Cape


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Which ANC will win?

Voter turnout was well over 90% in the first non-racial elections in 1994 then dipped in 2004 and rose again in 2009 after the dramatic forced exit of President Thabo Mbeki...


The political costs of Nkandla

Some anti-Zuma tacticians in the ANC would prefer to wait then use a critical Nkandla report after the elections as a means to edge out Zuma in the same way that Thabo Mbeki was voted out of the presidency...


Why Uganda refuses to withdraw

His former peers – Meles Zenawi Moammar el Gadaffi Olusegun Obasanjo and Thabo Mbeki – are long gone from power so Uganda's leadership in his view is filling a dangerous political vacuum...


When the clouds cried

Compounding Zuma's embarrassment they roared with approval when his ousted predecessor Thabo Mbeki came on the screen and even managed a cheer for the last apartheid President F...

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The time of Mandela

Certainly the negotiating prowess of Cyril Ramaphosa and Slovo the strategic vision of Thabo Mbeki plus the political firepower and sacrifices of countless others were all critical to the defeat of apartheid and the rebuilding of the country...


Self-inflicted wounds

At a comparable moment in 2000 the then President Thabo Mbeki intervened against striking workers at Volkswagen South Africa accusing them of endangering industrial development...


Political mould starts to break

Black Economic Empowerment conceived by ex-President Thabo Mbeki has produced unintended consequences a partisan class of ‘tenderpreneurs' in place of productive businesses...


How the parties will go into 2014

It has shown pockets of strength in non-traditional areas including the rural Eastern Cape where it has attracted high-profile defections from the Congress of the People (Cope) the ANC splinter group founded in 2008 by backers of ousted President Thabo Mbeki...


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