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South Africa

Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki

Date of Birth: 18/06/1942
Place of Birth: Idutywa, Eastern Cape


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The succession war has begun

Like William Shakespeare's Macbeth, Zuma is consumed by the fear that he will be deposed before the end of his term of office, in much the same way that he unseated Thabo Mbeki from the leadership of both party and state...


Gloom settles on economy

He could even suffer the fate he imposed on his predecessor and be recalled, as was Thabo Mbeki in 2008...


Hard times for the revenue service

Spies from the pastSARS also appears to be engulfed in the battles among security, intelligence and police agencies, which are deeply divided between factions supporting Zuma and former President Thabo Mbeki’s circle (AC Vol 55 No 22, Splinter injuries)...


Clash of the Titans

South African ex-President Thabo Mbeki and Nigerian ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo are working behind the scenes to try to reconcile Presidents Jacob Zuma and Goodluck Jonathan, Africa Confidential understands...


DBSA moves centre stage

The DBSA's former Chief Executive Officer, experienced banker Paul Baloyi, was perceived as a supporter of former President Thabo Mbeki and forced to resign in 2012 (AC Vol 53 No 24, Zuma sweeps the boards)...


Opposition beams, Khartoum glowers

The photographs show a beaming Malik Agar Eyre, head of the Sudan Revolutionary Front, and a grim-faced Ghazi Salah el Din el Atabani, veteran Islamist former minister, sitting with their colleagues and, in the middle, South Africa's ubiquitous ex-President, Thabo Mbeki...


The science of summitry

Much was made of the 'new generation' of African leaders, such as Ethiopia's late Meles Zenawi, Rwanda's Paul Kagame, South Africa's Thabo Mbeki and even Eritrea's Issayas until relations soured irredeemably...


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