S Africa's New Political Movement Criticised

There has been mixed reaction from analysts and other political parties, following activist Dr Mamphela Ramphele's announcement on her 'political party platform' known as Agang SA meaning Build South Africa. While some have welcomed her idea others believe it doesn’t have a future.
  • South Africa:  Agang Funded Locally - Ramphele

    South African Press Association, 19 February 2013

    Money to support the newly-launched political platform Agang SA comes from South Africans, its leader Mamphela Ramphele said on Tuesday.read more »

Mamphela Ramphele, Former Managing Director, World Bank and former Vice-Chancellor, University of Cape Town.Mamphela Ramphela has spent a lifetime as a leading campaigner for social justice both domestically and globally. She sits on the board of directors of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa.


  • South Africa:  New Party Platform's Leader 'Goading South Africans' - Ruling Party

    African National Congress, 18 February 2013

    The National Working Committee of the African National Congress met with the PEC of Limpopo at the Ranch Hotel on the 17th - 18th February 2013. This was a follow up meeting to... read more »

  • South Africa:  Cosatu Sees No Future for Agang

    Congress of South African Trade Unions, 18 February 2013

    The Congress of South African Trade Unions has noted the announcement by Mamphela Ramphele that she is launching a new ‘party political platform’ called Agang.read more »