Africa remains in chains

2017-05-21 05:48

Understanding the history of the continent and why it is still not free would help, writes Vusi Gumede.

We need to talk as a nation - Mbeki

2017-05-05 18:54

Three former heads of state have called on South Africans to stand up and participate in a national dialogue on the current state of the country.

AS IT HAPPENED: EFF members storm National Dialogue meeting

2017-05-05 08:51

The national foundations of three former presidents and a deputy president discussed the “deep and pervasive national general crisis” facing the country.

We thought Zuma would 'bring things back on track' after Mbeki - Ehrenreich

2017-05-02 12:51

Cosatu provincial secretary general Tony Ehrenreich has said the union once supported President Jacob Zuma because they believed he would centre Thabo Mbeki's conservative policies.

Thousands to march against Zuma on his birthday

2017-04-12 05:14

As the ANC prepares to celebrate President Jacob Zuma's 75th birthday, opposition parties will be leading thousands in protest to demand that he step down as South Africa's citizen number one.

Discipline Mbeki, Motlanthe for sowing division - Free State ANCYL

2017-04-11 15:36

The ANC’s national executive committee must institute disciplinary action against former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe, the Free State ANCYL has said.

Mbeki Foundation wants Zuma to explain reshuffle

2017-03-31 16:02

President Jacob Zuma should explain to the country why he decided to reshuffle the Cabinet, the Thabo Mbeki Foundation has said.

'Comrade Kathy was committed to principle' – Mbeki Foundation

2017-03-28 09:38

Struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada will be remembered for being committed to principle until he drew his last breath, the Thabo Mbeki Foundation says.

Mbeki was aware of 'dubious' past of cop who probed Mandela's task team, court hears

2017-03-20 14:00

Thabo Mbeki was aware of the allegedly dubious background of an investigator appointed to probe the presidential investigative task unit created on former president Nelson Mandela’s orders, a top cop has testified in the Western Cape High Court.

National police intentionally derailed Palazzolo probe - top cop

2017-03-14 12:58

National police purposefully crippled a high-level and top secret investigation into mafioso Vito Palazzolo by blowing the cover of a covert officer, the Western Cape High Court has heard.


Former police commissioner had 'no grudges' against ex-Mandela cop

2017-05-15 18:46

A former national police commissioner, who was asked to appoint an elite presidential investigative unit in 1996, has testified he had nothing against the man that the late Nelson Mandela had hand-picked to head up the unit.

Mbeki, Motlanthe should not recognise 'criminal' De Klerk - Malema

2017-05-05 12:57

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says former ANC presidents Kgalema Motlanthe and Thabo Mbeki should not share a stage with "apartheid criminal" FW de Klerk.

Former presidents unite to deal with crisis facing SA

2017-05-02 20:33

Three former presidents and a deputy president will come together for the country to discuss the "deep and pervasive national general crisis" facing SA.

Mbeki's 'secret' council

2017-04-24 13:00

Despite downplaying his relationship with the Guptas, indications are there that former President Thabo Mbeki enjoyed a relationship with them beyond mere chit-chat at the odd public event, writes Pieter-Louis Myburgh.

Old guard wants ANC to die with them - ANCYL

2017-04-11 17:03

Former ANC leaders must give current leaders the space to lead the party, ANCYL president Collen Maine has insisted.

MPs must be voice of the people, not parties in Zuma 'no confidence' motion - Mbeki

2017-04-11 08:28

Members of Parliament are the voice of the people of South Africa and must not act as the voice of their own political parties, former president Thabo Mbeki has said.

Honour Kathrada by confronting ANC's challenges - Mbeki

2017-03-28 19:45

Former president Thabo Mbeki says he will honour the memory of struggle hero Ahmed Kathrada by confronting the challenges facing the country and the ANC.

Just do the right thing

2017-03-26 06:26

At the height of the Nkandla controversy, ANC leaders and public representatives were almost evangelical in the defence of their leader and his wayward ways, writes Mondli Makhanya.

Transformation: The time is now

2017-03-19 06:07

Universities, as centres of knowledge, ought to lead transformation, writes Mandla Makhanya.

Mbeki 'hands-off in DRC', but wants to see peace

2017-03-03 08:30

Former president Thabo Mbeki is still interested in seeing peace and democracy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, but he would not get involved in issues there.

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