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David Dabede Mabuza ('DD')

Date of Birth: 25 August 1960
Place of Birth: Brondal, Mpumalanga


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Riyadh to the rescue

Paramount chairman Ivor Ichikowitz has a business relationship with Robert Gumede, a multi-millionaire with strong ties to the Zuma elite, who switched allegiance to new Deputy President David Mabuza, the former Premier of Mpumalanga Province...


Investors weigh rescue plan

Ramaphosa's advisory panel on land reform Vuyokazi 'Vuyo' Mahlati, member of the National Planning Commission and president of the African Farmers' Association of South Africa (chair of panel) Ruth Hall, researcher and professor at the University of the Western Cape's Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies Professor Abdus Salam Mohammad Karaan, professor in agricultural economics at Stellenbosch University Daniel Kriek, Free State commercial livestock farmer and president of AgriSA, an umbrella group of farming associations Bulelwa Mabasa, attorney with expertise in land restitution and reform Thato Moagi, young emerging farmer (aged 27) and entrepreneur Thandi Ngcobo, chief executive and founder of the Dr J L Dube Institute for Humanitarian and Development Praxis at the University of KwaZulu-Natal Tembeka Ngcukaitobi, advocate, public speaker and author whose work for the Legal Resources Centre and Johannesburg Bar spans public law, labour law and competition Nick Serfontein, chairman of Sernick Group, which is cooperating with Ramaphosa; 2016 Free State Farmer of the Year and Mentor of the Year Wandile Sihlobo, agricultural economist, head of research at the Agricultural Business Chamber, independent advisor to Afgrain Food Groups Called to account Opposition leader Mmusi Maimane of the Democratic Alliance has requested confirmation from the Zondo Commission into state capture that the following former and serving state officials be called to testify: Lynne Brown, former Energy Minister Jessie Duarte, ANC Deputy Secretary-General Arthur Fraser, former spy chief/Director-General of the State Security Agency, now National Commissioner of Correctional Services Malusi Gigaba, former Finance Minister, now Minister of Home Affairs David 'DD' Mabuza, current Deputy President of the ANC and South Africa David Mahlobo, former State Security Minister Gwede Mantashe, Chairman of the African National Congress Tom Moyane, former head of the South African Revenue Service, the national tax collection agency Cyril Ramaphosa, current ANC President and President of South Africa David Douglas 'Des' van Rooyen, former Minister of Local Government Jacob Zuma, former ANC President and President of the Republic of South Africa Mosebenzi Zwane, former Minister of Mineral Resources ...


Unbowed, Zuma seeks revenge

The third member was Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza, now the Deputy President of the ANC and the country, who threw in his lot with Ramaphosa at the eleventh hour (AC Vol 59 No 1, Pushing Zuma to the exit)...


Ace in a hole

He was part of the Premier League lobby group, together with Mpumalanga premier, David Mabuza, and North West premier Supra Mahumapelo...


Zumaists and Ramaphorians

ANC Deputy President David 'DD' Mabuza, who swung his Mpumalanga Province votes behind Ramaphosa in the leadership contest at the last minute, is seen as a supporter of Ramaphosa but a brake on his more reformist intentions...


Zexit, Ramaphoria, then political landmines

We hear that the South African arms dealer and chair of the Paramount Group Ivor Ichikowitz, who has a business relationship with billionaire Mpumalanga entrepreneur Robert Gumede, financial backer of controversial new Deputy President David Mabuza, is looking at picking up Denel at a bargain price if it is available...


Not yet Team Ramaphosa

But the Deputy President's job went to David Dabede 'DD' Mabuza, Premier of Mpumalanga...

Government at a glance President: Cyril Ramaphosa Deputy President: David 'DD' Mabuza Minister in the Presidency: Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Minister for Women and Disability: Bathabile Dlamini Finance: Nhlanhla Nene Deputy: Mondli Gungubele Energy: Jeff Radebe State Security: Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba Public Enterprise: Pravin Gordhan Home Affairs: Malusi Gigaba DIRCO – International Relations and Cooperation: Lindiwe Sisulu Deputy: Reginah Mhaule DPW – Public Works: Thulas Nxesi Water Affairs and Sanitation: Gugile Nkwinti Transport: Blade Nzimande Sports and Recreation: Tokozile Xasa Communications: Nomvula Mokonyane Deputy: Pinky Kekana Social Development: Susan Shabangu Mineral Resources: Gwede Mantashe COGTA – Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs: Zweli Mkhize Science and Technology: Nkhensani Kubayi-Ngubane Police: Bheki Cele Higher Education: Naledi Pandor Basic Education: Angie Motshekga Defence and Military Veterans: Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula Small Business Development: Lindiwe Zulu Deputy: Cassel Mathale Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries: Senzeni Zokwana Deputy: Sfiso Buthelezi Human Settlements: Nomaindia Mfeketo Rural Development and Land Reform: Maite Nkoana-Mashabane Public Service and Administration: Ayanda Dlodlo Deputy: Chana Pilane-Majake Economic Development: Ebrahim Patel Trade and Industry: Rob Davies Tourism: Derek Hanekom Health: Aaron Motsoaledi Telecommunications: Siyabonga Cwele Labour: Mildred Oliphant Justice and Correctional Services: Tshililo Masutha ...


Pushing Zuma to the exit

They are: Ace Magashule, Free State Premier and now ANC Secretary General; David Mabuza, Mpumalanga Premier and now ANC Deputy President; and Jessie Duarte, ANC Deputy Secretary General...

The latest plan includes the following changes: David Mabuza, new ANC Deputy President and close Zuma/Dlamini-Zuma ally and strategist would be Deputy President in the national government; Zweli Mkhize, the former ANC National Treasurer, who withdrew his ANC presidential candidacy to avoid splitting the anti-Dlamini-Zuma vote, would be Finance Minister; Malusi Gigaba, current Finance Minister and Zuma ally, would be moved sideways to his former post as Minister of Home Affairs; Jeff Radebe, who also campaigned for the ANC presidency and heads the Planning Commission, would be Minister for Police...


The countdown begins

Insiders say that the local Premier, David Mabuza, is still weighing his options and is the number-two candidate on the Dlamini-Zuma slate (AC Vol 58 No 21, Mabuza changes the race)...


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