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South Africa needs a "wholly new" approach to lift the economy out of its current slump, says former ANC treasurer Mathews Phosa.
A court application by ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa to stop Mpumalanga branches that nominated "unity" for the ANC's top six positions from attending the party's national elective conference is expected to be heard in court.
The ANC's structures in Mpumalanga lashed out at their former leader and ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa, after he claimed that Mpumalanga ANC chairperson David Mabuza was using a "private army" to intimidate members.
“Everyone here must have grey hair or they have put on dye,” said ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa at the start of the ANC veterans and stalwarts consultative conference in Braamfontein yesterday.
ANC presidential candidate Dr Mathews Phosa has said South Africa’s rape culture emanates from one point - men, and that it is a monumental task to fix the men that perpetuate sexual abuse.
ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa has condemned the bomb threat that targeted the attorneys' offices where he is a partner in Mbombela, Mpumalanga, only two days after launching his campaign in the province.
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Mathews Phosa has cautioned the South African government to invest in free education for the poor instead of bailing out parastatals.
Mathews Phosa, who has his eye on the ANC presidency, has warned looters of state resources that he would throw them in jail should he be elected president of the party in December and the country in 2019.
There is no such thing a radical economic transformation, ANC presidential candidate Mathews Phosa has told the Afrikaanse Handelsinstituut.
ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa has withdrawn the urgency of a court interdict which sought to stop Mpumalanga branches that nominated "unity" for the ANC's top six positions from attending the party's national elective conference.
ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa has filed an urgent court application to stop Mpumalanga branches that nominated "unity" for the ANC's top six positions from attending the party's national elective conference.
Presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa has made a damning allegation against David Mabuza, claiming he is using a private army to scare ANC members who do not favour him.
A lawyer, poet and businessman, Mathews Phosa does not allow government tenders in his family and is passionate about farming.
President Jacob Zuma’s latest Cabinet reshuffle shows that he is a one man dictatorship, ANC presidential candidate Dr Mathews Phosa has said.
The main reason for state capture, the Guptas and rampant corruption in South Africa is that MPs are not directly accountable to voters, says Mathews Phosa.
The campaign to become the ANC's next president has hit overdrive as presidential hopefuls occupied several stadiums and podiums across the country to engage with branches of the party.
Former ANC treasurer Mathews Phosa has warned of an economic meltdown in South Africa if the working and living conditions of workers are ignored.
ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa has warned that the upcoming vote of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma had the potential to endanger the lives of some members of Parliament.
Former ANC treasurer general Mathews Phosa has expressed some concern over the party's upcoming policy conference. Watch
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