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Mathews Phosa

Date of Birth: 1 September 1952
Place of Birth: Bushbuckridge, South Africa


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Zuma or else

Zuma’s strong opponent, ANC National Treasurer Mathews Phosa, warned that ‘the danger of contestation becomes personal, disruptive and not in keeping with the strong democratic values of our movement’...


Zuma’s campaign pays off

Limpopo (574 delegates) wants Motlanthe for President, Sexwale for Deputy President and Fikile Mbalula for Secretary General with Thandi Modise retaining her position as Deputy Secretary General, and Mathews Phosa staying on as Treasurer...


Zuma hits back as mining unrest spreads

Along with ANC Treasurer Mathews Phosa, they decline to defend Zuma’s performance...

More recently, Malema pronounced himself opposed to Sexwale standing even as Deputy on the same ticket as Motlanthe: he would prefer Mathews Phosa as Motlanthe’s running mate...


The leadership race opens up

Zuma also wants the ANCYL’s pro- and anti-Malema factions to battle it out over how to respond to Malema’s suspension and to bar ANC leaders such as Mathews Phosa and Motlanthe from supporting Malema at public rallies...


Zuma battles Juju

Last week, Zuma summoned the ANC’s top six leaders to endorse Malema’s suspension but three refused: Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, Deputy General Secretary Thandi Modise and Treasurer Mathews Phosa...


Disrespect for the President

Uncertain terms Most of the younger presidential hopefuls, such as Deputy President Motlanthe, ANC national Treasurer Mathews Phosa, Tokyo Sexwale and Defence Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, supported (or stayed neutral) during Zuma’s triumph over Thabo Mbeki...


Zuma and the securocrats

The report says Tokyo Sexwale had formed an anti-Zuma alliance comprising KwaZulu Natal Premier Zweli Mkhize, ANC Youth League (ANCYL) President Julius Malema, ANC Treasurer Mathews Phosa, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula, Justice Minister Jeffery Thamsanqa Radebe, National Executive member Tony Yengeni and ANC provincial leaders David Mabuza and Cassel Mathale...


Election results keep Zuma in contention

Zuma’s main rivals – Tokyo Sexwale, Human Settlements Minister; Kgalema Motlanthe, the Deputy President; and Mathews Phosa, the ANC treasurer – annoyed his allies with their apparently lukewarm attitude during the campaign...


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