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Kgalema Petrus Motlanthe

Date of Birth: 19/07/1949
Place of Birth: Alexandra township, Johannesburg


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Nuclear secrets

This July though he closed down his cabinet's National Nuclear and Energy Executive Coordinating Committee under ex-Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe and set up an Energy Security Cabinet Subcommittee led by himself and including his close allies Joemat-Pettersson State Security Minister David Mahlobo Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi and Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula...


Unsteady state of the nation

Zuma spoke only of how he would 'take charge' of the Framework Agreement for a Sustainable Mining Industry which was being led by the former Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe...


The President looks to his legacy

But the Provincial Executive Committee (PEC) leadership favoured the anti-Zuma Paul Mashatile and David Makhura camp that is behind the ANC's Forces of Change faction which had campaigned for Kgalema Motlanthe to replace Zuma during the ANC's Mangaung Conference (AC Vol 54 No 15 Zuma's axe falls)...


Which ANC will win?

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe and the Minister in the Presidency Collins Chabane represented the government at Westminster Abbey...


Zuma talks up the state

Heroes and villainsDeputy President Kgalema Motlanthe cut a lonely figure as he stood behind Zuma during the singing of the national anthem...


Zuma's axe falls

Mathale had backed ANC Vice-President Kgalema Motlanthe's challenge for the party presidency and has been closely associated with the expelled ANC Youth League President Julius Malema...

Vice-President Kgalema Motlanthe himself was spared...


ANC wields the long knives

In March Zuma dissolved the leadership of the ANC Youth League which had supported the national Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe for the party presidency...


Guns, jobs and strikes

’ With the highest rate of unemployment in the 18-25 year age group – described by Zuma’s own deputy Kgalema Motlanthe as a ‘ticking bomb’ – expectations were that Zuma might announce a version of the youth wage subsidy first mooted in 2010...


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