ARTICLES RELATING TO THABO MBEKI

Arms deal losing bidder to testify

2014-07-21 05:32

Dr Richard Young, an arms deal critic, and losing bidder will testify during phase two of the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

Arms deal decision was rational - Mbeki

2014-07-18 14:05

The decision to go ahead with the arms procurement deal was rational and government thought it could manage the risk, former president Thabo Mbeki says.

Mbeki denies 'bribes' in arms deal

2014-07-17 20:16

There is no evidence that anyone received a bribe during the arms procurement deal, former president Thabo Mbeki has told the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

AS IT HAPPENED: Mbeki testifies at arms deal hearing

2014-07-17 16:30
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Mbeki: 'We wanted the nation to have a sense of ownership of new defence force, hence inclusive consultation on the arms deal.

Mbeki quizzed on Mo Shaik at arms inquiry

2014-07-17 14:08

Former president Thabo Mbeki did not know why Mo Shaik was sent to Hamburg, Germany, to be the consul-general for three months in 1998, the Seriti Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Mbeki to testify at arms commission

2014-07-17 06:37

Former president Thabo Mbeki is expected to testify at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

Mbeki expresses sadness over Botman's death

2014-07-01 06:07

Former president Thabo Mbeki has expressed shock and sadness over the death of Stellenbosch University rector and vice-chancellor Prof Russel Botman.

ANC wishes Mbeki well on 72nd birthday

2014-06-18 13:02

Former president Thabo Mbeki's 72nd birthday is an opportunity for South Africans to recommit to unity, the ANC says.

FXI welcomes arms deal picket ruling

2014-06-13 22:36

The court ruling allowing the Right2Know Campaign to picket near the Seriti Commission of Inquiry has been welcomed by the FXI.

Lekota: Arms deal was affordable

2014-06-10 20:04

The controversial 1999 arms deal was cost effective and necessary for South Africa, former defence minister Mosiuoa Lekota has said.

Naidoo: Arms deal handled professionally

2014-06-09 18:11

Transactions in SA's 1999 arms deal were handled in a professional manner, chief government negotiator in the procurement process Jayendra Naidoo has said.

Cosatu mourns Ma Mbeki

2014-06-08 13:16

Cosatu has conveyed its condolences to the family of former president Thabo Mbeki following the passing of his mother Epainette Mbeki.

Ma Mbeki 'a true icon of our time'

2014-06-07 22:30

ANC stalwart Epainette Mbeki, and the mother of former president Thabo Mbeki, was a true icon, the Commission for Gender Equality has said.

Ma Mbeki funeral to take place in Eastern Cape

2014-06-07 18:47

The funeral service for ANC struggle veteran Epainette Mbeki will be held in Idutywa, Eastern Cape next week, the family says.

Epainette Mbeki dies

2014-06-07 09:37
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Former president Thabo Mbeki's 98-year-old mother Epainette has died, the family has confirmed.

Arms deal commission postponed

2014-06-01 15:00

The commission of inquiry into the multi-billion rand arms deal in Pretoria has been postponed, says its spokesperson.

Mbeki congratulates new Indian PM

2014-05-20 07:00

Former president Thabo Mbeki has congratulated Indian Prime Minister-elect, Narendra Modi, for winning India's national elections, his office says.

Mbeki votes in Johannesburg

2014-05-06 12:43
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Former president Thabo Mbeki has cast a special vote in Johannesburg, as he will be out of the country on election day.

Cope: ANC trying to mislead people

2014-04-30 21:16

The African National Congress is trying to mislead people into thinking there was an exodus from the Congress of the People, says the party.

ANC on the defensive

2014-04-18 07:35

The fallout from Nkandlagate just won't die down, says Mzwandile Jacks.

Intelligence a tool for Luthuli House - Kasrils

2014-04-15 22:21
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Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils says the intelligence service has become a tool for Luthuli House and the president.

Zuma dishes out cash to voters

2014-04-13 10:35
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President Jacob Zuma is reportedly winning the hearts of voters by dishing out cash while on his electoral campaign.

7 of the worst: ANC quotes

2014-03-27 12:06

Here's taking a look back at some of the most controversial statements made by key figures in the ruling African National Congress.

Mbeki: Zuma needs time with Nkandla report

2014-03-26 07:59
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Former president Thabo Mbeki has said President Jacob Zuma should not rush his response to the public protector's report on upgrades to his Nkandla homestead.

20 years, two stories

2014-03-18 07:22

Not too shabby. That was the sense I got after reading the rigorous 20-year review released by President Jacob Zuma, writes Ferial Haffajee.

 

Mbeki questioned on ARV expenditure

2014-07-18 21:02

Former president Thabo Mbeki has been asked to tell the Seriti Commission of Inquiry how his administration justified spending billions on the arms deal but not on ARVs.

No facts to support arms deal allegations - Mbeki

2014-07-18 05:00

For the past 16 years, there have been no facts supporting allegations of mismanagement in the arms deal, former president Thabo Mbeki has told the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

Mbeki irritated by 'offensive' remarks

2014-07-17 18:23

Former president Thabo Mbeki has taken exception to what he called "offensive" comments made by Advocate Paul Hoffman at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

Costs a consideration in arms deal - Mbeki

2014-07-17 14:50

Costs were always a consideration during the arms procurement process as "you need to pay for everything", former president Thabo Mbeki has told the Seriti inquiry.

Arms deal was a Cabinet decision - Mbeki

2014-07-17 12:31

No government minister took individual decisions during the procurement of arms, former president Thabo Mbeki has told the Seriti Commission of Inquiry into the arms deal.

Mbeki to testify at arms inquiry

2014-07-03 18:01

Former president Thabo Mbeki is set to testify at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

INFOGRAPHIC: Our last six Presidents rated

2014-06-30 15:31

Dwaine van Vuuren rates our last six Presidents - from PW Botha to Jacob Zuma - through metrics that represent the “share price” of “SA Inc”.

Lessons from the life and funeral of ma'Mbeki

2014-06-17 15:45

Ma'Mbeki defied conventional wisdom that says we gain fulfillment only by our removal from rural life to urban areas, says Lukhona Mnguni.

Court rules in favour of arms deal picket

2014-06-12 12:14

The North Gauteng High Court has granted the Right2Know Campaign permission to picket at the Sammy Marks Square in central Pretoria where the Seriti arms inquiry is based.

Condolence books opened for MaMbeki

2014-06-10 14:39

Condolence books have been opened for former president Thabo Mbeki's mother, Epainette, the Thabo Mbeki Foundation says.

Ma Mbeki to get special official funeral

2014-06-09 18:10

Former president Thabo Mbeki's mother, Epainette, will get a special official funeral this weekend, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has said.

Ma Mbeki a unique individual, says NUM

2014-06-08 11:42

The ANC stalwart Epainette Mbeki, the mother of former president Thabo Mbeki, was a rare and unique individual who had heartfelt concern over the poor, NUM says.

Condolences for Mbeki family

2014-06-07 19:00

Condolences have poured in for former struggle veteran Epainette Mbeki who died in a hospital in East London.

Zuma sends condolences to Mbeki family

2014-06-07 11:46

President Jacob Zuma sent condolences to the Mbeki family following the death of their 98-year-old matriarch, Epainette.

Zuma wishes Ma Mbeki speedy recovery

2014-06-05 20:10

President Jacob Zuma has wished former president Thabo Mbeki's mother Epainette a speedy recovery after she was admitted to an Eastern Cape hospital.

Why should South Africans be "more African"?

2014-05-27 15:59

How am I, who is a proud South African, supposed to feel about other Africans whose arrival here hasn’t benefited our country one bit? asks Siphiwo Ntshuntshe.

Losing top spot a wake-up call for ANC

2014-05-09 20:30

Slipping from its perch as Africa's biggest economy could be the jolt the new ANC government needs to tackle obstacles crimping direct investment.

Big ANC win could boost economic reforms

2014-05-05 18:29
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A landslide ANC victory at the polls could see President Jacob Zuma throw his full weight behind the NDP that boosts investment-friendly policies, analysts say.

ANC on the defensive

2014-04-18 08:10

The fallout from Nkandlagate just won't die down, says Mzwandile Jacks.

Mugabe, Mbeki discuss Africa

2014-04-17 12:52

Former SA president Thabo Mbeki has met Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, a report says, adding the two leaders exchanged views on various matters affecting the African continent.

Malema apologises to Mbeki’s mother

2014-04-13 10:35
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EFF leader Julius Malema has apologised to former president Thabo Mbeki’s mother and to the people of the Eastern Cape for having helped recall the former president and for replacing him with “nothing”, says a report.

Mbeki talks big business

2014-03-30 16:33

Former president Thabo Mbeki talks to Carien du Plessis of City Press about the role of the private sector and its relationship with the government.

7 of the worst: ANC quotes

2014-03-27 05:30
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Here's taking a look back at some of the most controversial statements made by key figures in the ruling African National Congress.

Mbeki: Freedom being abused for personal gain

2014-03-24 08:16
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Just days after the release of the public protector’s report into Nkandla, former president Thabo Mbeki has criticised those in power who abuse the freedom achieved by the struggle for personal gain.

Sudan-rebel peace talks set to resume

2014-02-25 22:04

The African Union hopes a resumption of peace talks between Khartoum and rebels this week will lead to their joining a broader dialogue about Sudan's political future.

 
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