Motlanthe looks set to play caretaker to SA

2008-09-22 00:00

ANC deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe will be South Africa’s caretaker president until elections are held in April next year. This was the strong suggestion made by party president Jacob Zuma yesterday.

Motlanthe, who has a trade union background and is known for being a hard-working, behind-the-scenes man, is widely respected in the ruling party and known for his strong negotiating and unifying skills. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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