It’s not often that Robert Mugabe gets praised for his land reform policies. But ex-President Thabo Mbeki has detailed how his agenda helped SA.
The EFF are doing their best to stoke the civil tensions within the ANC, and they’ve accused Thabo Mbeki of trying to “oppress” the entire Mandela family.
With a threat against his life now credible, Cyril Ramaphosa joins an elite group of his predecessors who also faced assassination scares.
After giving his backing to the ANC last week, former President Thabo Mbeki is now suggesting the party aren’t getting things right with land expropriation.
No love gained between these two, it seems and Ramaphosa’s caught in the middle.
Mbeki called it 19 years ago…
Former President Thabo Mbeki believes that the party has grossly framed the land reform debate around black vs white, which SACP disagrees with.
Thabo Mbeki had some things to get off his chest about the ANC, in a document that was never meant to go public.
Jacob Zuma delivered an absolutely bizarre “interview” on Wednesday afternoon. He refused to resign and made a whole host of claims. The hypocrisy was in full swing.
Those who forget their history are doomed to relive it…
By Cheryl Hendricks, Professor of Political Science, University of Johannesburg South Africa is in the grip of political uncertainty. That President Jacob Zuma will go before the official end of his tenure after national electionsnext year is inevitable. But when, how, and at what cost to the ANC and the country? The current crisis is being framed as […]
“That’s it. I’m moving to Australia, Mary!”
If you’re wondering what he stands for and the policies he represents, we’ve got your answers…
“The elephant in the room”
The ANC elective conference is fast approaching, the organisation’s and country’s future could depend on who is elected. But who has won the race before?
Former president Thabo Mbeki slammed the current regime for ‘wanting all the wealth’
Friday saw three former leaders unite in an attempt to preserve South Africa’s democratic integrity… Julius was having none of it.
In a move never before seen in South Africa, or Africa for that matter, former presidents Kgalema Motlanthe, Thabo Mbeki and FW de Klerk along with former deputy president Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, have united to try and pull the country back from the brink.
SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has said they made a mistake by believing that removing President Thabo Mbeki and replacing him with President Jacob Zuma would resolve the problems they saw in the Mbeki presidency.
Deputy — for now — president Cyril Ramaphosa has taken a stab at ‘leaders’ who ignore the concerns of the people they’re elected to lead.
The latest backlash against South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma sees demands for his removal grow wider and deeper than ever before.
Former president Thabo Mbeki, in an open letter, reminded members of parliament of their responsibility to represent the voice of ordinary South Africans and not their political leaders.
There’s no doubt South African universities need to undergo a real shift. But are the country’s current intellectual and academic forces up to the task?