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Jessie Yasmin Duarte

Date of Birth: 19 September 1953


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Ramaphosa heading for second term

The current top six posts have only four active officials as former ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule has been suspended and Deputy Secretary-General Jessie Duarte is on sick leave and likely to retire in December we hear...


Top police face sack amid rising crime

Secretary-General Ace Magashule has been suspended pending the outcome of his fraud and corruption trial while Deputy-Secretary Jessie Duarte the only woman in the top six has indicated she will be retiring at the end of the year...


Leaders clash over climate

ANC Secretary-General Jessie Duarte vented her frustration at the disruption to everyday life caused by such severe and sustained power cuts...


Fightback lands in the courts

Acting ANC Secretary-General Jessie Duarte insists the ANC is not bankrupt but concedes that it has a 'cashflow problem' as a result of donations shrinking following the introduction in April this year of the new Political Party Funding Act...

Acting Secretary-General Jessie Duarte has conceded that the organisation has a 'cash-flow' problem and that donations have all but dried up since a law came into effect on 1 April compelling political parties to disclose funding sources...


The battle over the bench

Another political broadside against the judiciary came in a leaked audio-tape in which Jessie Duarte deputy Secretary General of the African National Congress (ANC) she said the party was aware of 'flaws' in the judiciary and Justice Raymond Zondo's commission on state capture...


The plot against Cyril

His deputy Jessie Duarte a close ally who was fiercely criticised for her leadership of South African Airways staunchly supports Magashule in public...


Cyril and Ace's linked fates

ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte is said by those close to her to have been demoralised by the loss of her brothers – Igshaan Dangor and former Nelson Mandela Foundation CEO Achmat Dangor – within a month of each other late last year...


Ace arrest boosts Cyril

'We will have to seek serious legal counsel ' said Magashule's deputy Jessie Duarte who also serves on the 'top six' and faced allegations in 2016 that she was close to the Gupta brothers who fled the country in 2018 before Ramaphosa became President...


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