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Gwede Samson Mantashe

Date of Birth: 21 June 1955
Place of Birth: Lower Cala Village, Transkei (now Eastern Cape Province)


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Zondo hands ANC a time-bomb

These include two Ramaphosa allies: Gwede Mantashe Minister of Minerals and Energy and ANC chair and Zizi Kodwa deputy minister of state security...


Ramaphosa heading for second term

The biggest headache for Ramaphosa is his erstwhile fellow Mineworkers Union ally and Minerals and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe who currently serves as the ANC chair in the top six...


Economic swings and roundabouts

We hear the only discordant note at Cutifani's well-attended farewell party in Cape Town on 24 March was from Minerals and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe who said the Anglo boss had broken promises to remain headquartered in South Africa...


Continental ties tested in a zero-sum game

The project would be based at the Eastern Cape port terminal of Coega which is in the home territory of ANC chair and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe who has been accused of malfeasance by Judge Raymond Zondo's state capture commission...


Chief Justice Zondo takes centre stage

AwkwardPart three of the commission report published on 1 March has put Ramaphosa in an awkward position after it found that Gwede Mantashe energy minister and chair of the ANC benefited from controversial security company Bosasa which paid to upgrade security at three of his properties when he was the ANC secretary-general...


Top police face sack amid rising crime

Mashatile has called on the top six leaders of the ANC – except for Ramaphosa and party chairman Gwede Mantashe – to relinquish their positions ahead of December's elective conference to open opportunities for others including women such as former deputy President Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and Zulu contenders such as Water and Sanitation Minister Senzo Mchunu...


Lindiwe throws a designer hat in the ring

ANC veteran and former Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe who is Mining and Energy Minister party chair and historically a key Ramaphosa ally said that Sisulu was expressing a personal view...


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