South Africa Is In a Toxic Political State, Former Presidents Say
Several foundations, including those of former presidents FW De Klerk, Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe, aim to spark a national dialogue about what threatens the country's democracy.
South Africa: Malema Slams 'Apartheid Criminal' De Klerk
News24Wire, 5 May 2017
Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says former African National Congress presidents Kgalema Motlanthe and Thabo Mbeki should not share a stage with "apartheid criminal"… Read more »
South Africa: Former Presidents Unite to Deal With 'Deep Crisis'
News24Wire, 2 May 2017
In an unprecedented move, three former presidents and a deputy president, will come together for the country to discuss the "deep and pervasive national general crisis" facing SA. Read more »
Top: title image of former public protector Thuli Madonsela's 'State Capture report. Bottom-left: Former president Thabo Mbeki. Bottom-right: Former president FW De Klerk.
Secretary-general of the African National Congress Gwede Mantashe has said it is the "duty" of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) to defend the ruling party. This ... Read more »
The race for succesion in the African National Congress is heating up as Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and former Chairperson of the African Union Commission Nkosazana ... Read more »