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Kgalema Petrus Motlanthe

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


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Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan was in South Africa in October for talks with President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe...


High unit costs

Zuma's friends perceive Hofmeyr as supportive of the main rival candidate, Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe...


Selling the state

The ANC’s Deployment Committee, chaired by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, influences the appointment of state company boards and chief executives, so ANC cadres usually get those jobs...


The gloves are off

Zuma, we hear, will probably launch an assault on Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, whom Malema has been pushing to challenge Zuma for the national presidency but who has not yet declared himself...


Malema and Zuma mass their armies

Plans for a post-Zuma era Zuma’s main rivals, Tokyo Sexwale and Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, are trying to fix it so that Motlanthe would be a one-term president, Sexwale would be his deputy and Paul Mashatile, Gauteng’s provincial leader and Premier, would be ANC national chairman...


Disrespect for the President

They do not say openly that they want to replace him with their candidate, his deputy Kgalema Motlanthe, but they have publicly called for Secretary General Mantashe to be replaced by Fikile Mbalula, a former ANCYL President who is now Sports Minister...


Foreign policy flip-flops

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has privately expressed reservations about Zuma’s ‘uncritical’ embrace of the Chinese giant; he argues that South Africa should emulate Brazil and India, whose model of economic development includes democracy, unlike China’s...


Zuma and the securocrats

The latest ANC chief to come out against Zuma is its Deputy President, Kgalema Motlanthe, who describes himself as a loyal and disciplined member of the party, who ‘has not spoken to anyone about his future role in the ANC’...


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