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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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Zuma goes for broke

A party team commissioned an expert report on the nationalisation of mines land and banks but the ANC General Secretary Gwede Mantashe sent it back for redrafting...


South Africa looks east

ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe announced in late May that South Africa would not focus on trade with Europe but on stronger economic and diplomatic ties with the BRICS group – Brazil Russia India and China...


Gwede Mantashe

Gwede Mantashe may have hoped for a quiet study tour in China but it was not to be...


The gloves are off

One of the proxy wars between Zuma and Malema is likely to involve a bid by Sexwale using Malema’s forces to take over the ANC general secretaryship from Zuma ally Gwede Mantashe...


Malema and Zuma mass their armies

Another target of Zuma and his supporters is Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula the Youth League’s favourite to replace Gwede Mantashe as ANC General Secretary...


The fight of the century

ANC General Secretary Gwede Mantashe’s annual confidential report on the state of the party which is intended for the National Executive Committee and which he has not yet delivered describes the ANC as in a ‘shambles’ riven by faction-fighting in groups for or against Zuma’s bid for re-election and by groups seeking access to state resources for personal gain...


Disrespect for the President

Now Julius Malema and the ANCYL are campaigning to replace Zuma as ANC President and Gwede Mantashe as General Secretary...


Suddenly, the nationalisation talk gets serious

They have called on their leaders – Nzimande Cronin Gwede Mantashe (SACP National Chairman and ANC General Secretary) and Rob Davies (Trade and Industry Minister) – to be more critical of Zuma and his government...


Zuma’s presidential primary

Gwede Mantashe who is both SACP Chairman and General Secretary of the ANC also supports Zuma and has claimed critics of the Guptas are racially prejudiced...


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