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Kgalema Petrus Motlanthe

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


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The party isn’t over yet

On the face of it, Zuma’s win at Mangaung – he scored 2,983 votes against 991 for the challenger, national Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe – suggested he had won back the confidence of the party after the crisis-ridden start to 2012...


Zuma leaves nothing to chance

They will be on the look-out for anyone intent on disruption but their real mission is to identify and neutralise anyone attempting to swing the vote for ANC Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe as party leader, say ANC sources...


Zuma sweeps the boards

His advisors say the SOEs often ignore his government’s objectives, behave too independently and include too many supporters of ex-President Thabo Mbeki or Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe...


Zuma or else

His opponents, Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe and Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale, have failed to build the necessary momentum...


Zuma’s campaign pays off

African National Congress leaders are trying to stitch together a deal that would avoid a contest for the party Presidency between incumbent Jacob Zuma and Vice-President Kgalema Motlanthe at the party’s conference on 16-20 December in Mangaung (Bloemfontein)...


Winning them over one by one

Zuma is also offering his main opponent, Kgalema Motlanthe, a chance to stay on the Zuma slate as Deputy President of the ANC...


Zuma hits back as mining unrest spreads

The two main candidates challenging Zuma for the ANC presidency, the national Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe and Housing Minister Tokyo Sexwale, want to merge their campaigns in the lead up to the party congress at Mangaung on 16-20 December...


Disunited unions

Its General Secretary, Frans Baleni, opposes nationalisation, backs Cosatu’s old leadership and wants it to stay neutral in the ANC leadership struggle between Zuma, Kgalema Motlanthe and Tokyo Sexwale...


The Marikana massacre

Senior backers of rival presidential contenders, the Deputy President of both country and party, Kgalema Motlanthe, and the Housing and Settlements Minister, billionaire Tokyo Sexwale, are also echoing the ‘failed leadership’ line...


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