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Mathews Phosa

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


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Zuma’s presidential primary

Another vigorous critic of Zuma’s relationship with the Guptas is ANC Treasurer Mathews Phosa, who was persuaded to abandon his bid for the ANC deputy presidency in 1997 in favour of Zuma...


Who’s who in Zumaland

Chief personal enemies • Mathews Phosa: The ANC Treasurer is among the most opposed to Zuma’s relationship with the Guptas and his leadership...


President under pressure

Housing Minister Tokyo Sexwale is playing it carefully, as is Mathews Phosa, the ANC National Treasurer...


Football fever, faction fever

Notable among the pro-Malema faction were ANC Treasurer Mathews Phosa, who wants help with his own bid for the presidency of both party and nation, and Tokyo Sexwale, the similarly ambitious Human Settlements Minister, who has helped to finance Malema and other ANCYL leaders...


In a league of his own

Worse than Mbeki We understand that senior ANC leaders, such as Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, ANC Treasurer Mathews Phosa and General Secretary Gwede Mantashe, along with Zwelinzima Vavi of the Congress of South Africa Trade Unions (Cosatu) and Blade Nzimande of the SA Communist Party (SACP), asked Zuma to reprimand Malema publicly...

Serious competitors for the ANC presidency, such as Tokyo Sexwale and Mathews Phosa, seem ready to support ANCYL if it backs their bids to replace Zuma...


Live by the sword

The ANC has finally demonstrated its intention to rein in the rabble-rousing Malema; Zuma, previously a defender, has denounced him, as have ANC General Secretary Gwede Mantashe and Treasurer Mathews Phosa...


Slow to let go of Hitachi

Mathews Phosa had assured delegates at the ANC’s Polokwane Conference in 2007 that the party would review its relationship with CHH, with a view to exiting those business deals that had the potential for conflicts of interest...


Learning to love Jacob Zuma

The ANC Treasurer, Mathews Phosa, is another possible successor to Manuel, but he wants to keep his party job; Zuma wants strong, efficient leadership there...


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