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Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki

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


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The President looks to his legacy

Yet he earned a rebuke from ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe when he suggested that the province rope in former President Thabo Mbeki to canvass votes in middle class areas of the province during the election campaign...


Politics and Pistorius in the dock

The latest protests show dissatisfaction is not confined to Soweto, Johannesburg, where Zuma was booed at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela in December last year (AC Vol 54 No 25, When the clouds cried), or to the Eastern Cape where the ANC has steadily lost support since the recall of President Thabo Mbeki in 2008 (AC Vol 49 No 21, All politics is provincial)...

Backed by Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge, a former deputy defence and health minister in Thabo Mbeki's 1998-2008 governments, and a handful of other ANC veterans, Kasrils declared, 'We want to shake up the ANC and cause some soul searching...


Kagame mourns – and warns

Nobody can claim that there is any warmth between Rwanda and South Africa, regardless of the presence of ex-President Thabo Mbeki...


The ANC’s top hundred

A few loyalists of former President Thabo Mbeki made the list: this includes former Public Works Minister Angela Thoko Didiza, who is at number 15...


Which ANC will win?

Voter turnout was well over 90% in the first non-racial elections in 1994, then dipped in 2004 and rose again in 2009, after the dramatic forced exit of President Thabo Mbeki...


The political costs of Nkandla

Some anti-Zuma tacticians in the ANC would prefer to wait, then use a critical Nkandla report after the elections as a means to edge out Zuma, in the same way that Thabo Mbeki was voted out of the presidency...


Why Uganda refuses to withdraw

His former peers – Meles Zenawi, Moammar el Gadaffi, Olusegun Obasanjo and Thabo Mbeki – are long gone from power, so Uganda’s leadership, in his view, is filling a dangerous political vacuum...


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