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Chief Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi

Date of Birth: 27/08/1928
Place of Birth: Mahlabathini, KwaZulu


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Powers behind the throne

Mbeki combining the presidency and deputy presidency had a staff of 316 ready for him the day after his election by parliament on 17 June; • The new presidency will be administered by Chikane who retains his title of Director General; of his four deputy directors general one will be the administrator of the office of the deputy president - intended as the office of Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi if he had accepted the job; under Jacob Zuma it will be largely ceremonial...


Mbeki's triumph

Constand Viljoen leader of the Freedom Front which has sought to found an Afrikaner homeland tried in secret talks with Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi last year to draw the Inkatha Freedom Party away from its working alliance with the ANC and into a constellation of parties opposed to the governing party...


Gauteng for Mbeki

Support in Gauteng for Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi's Inkatha Freedom Party (AC Vol 40 No 10 Compulsory coalition & Uneasy peace) seems to have collapsed from 4 per cent five years ago to an estimated 1 per cent now...


Compulsory coalition

The deal between Thabo Mbeki President of the African National Congress and Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi of the Inkatha Freedom Party means that the electorate can choose only which party dominates the coalition in the most populous and the most violence-prone of South Africa's nine provinces...


Uneasy peace

But the wily Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi elected as the territory's chief executive officer had other ideas...


Provincial power struggle

) The concessions made in favour of the white coloured and Indian minorities as well as of secessionists in Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi's Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) left the provinces in charge only of planning licensing the provision of services and supervision of municipal and city authorities...


To a little kingdom

Between 16 and 22 September Mugabe would not take telephone calls about the Lesotho incursion from Acting President Mangosuthu Buthelezi...


Militants and monarchs

The King has repeatedly appealed over Radio Lesotho for peaceful negotiations and acting South African President Mangosuthu Buthelezi a doughty defender of traditionalism in kwaZulu-Natal did the same on 17 September...


The President who never was

A high-powered South African delegation was due to visit only two days later led by Deputy President Thabo Mbeki and including Home Affairs Minister Mangosuthu Buthelezi...


New sparring partners

Will Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi's Inkatha Freedom Party ally itself with the ANC in return for a promised deputy presidency...


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