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ANC replies to Motlathe's critique

I published former President Kgalema Motlanthe’s scathing assessment of the ANC and its alliance with unions and Communist party. Now here is the ANC Secretary General’s response. 1,594 more words


South Africa's Tripartite alliance "is dead" - former President Kgalema Motlanthe

It would be an extraordinary statement from any ANC leader, but coming from a former President of South Africa this is pretty remarkable.

The Alliance, which brought together the ANC, the Communist Party and the unions of Cosatu, was central to the ANC’s strategy for ruling the country after the end of apartheid. 638 more words


Former President of the Republic of South Africa, Kgalema Motlanthe

Please accept my deeply felt condolences on the passing of Reverend Cedric Mayson.

As a spiritual person driven by deep Christian convictions, Reverend Mayson was a complete human being, a true devotee to the principles of justice and equality, as well as a believer in the vision of a united, non-racial, non-sexist, just and democratic South Africa. 170 more words


The 21st Century Pan-African Mind

By Jordan Stier

On 25 May 1963, an historic meeting of African leaders contributed enormously to the culmination of colonialism on the continent, the first great act of what would later be termed “Pan-Africanism”. 363 more words