By Thabo Mbeki January 18, 2016 It is obvious that when the ANC became a ruling party in 1994 we could not foresee and prepare for all the challenges the organisation would face in terms of its work.…
On Monday this week, former President Thabo Mbeki released the first of a series of articles intended to correct distortions about the period when he served as President of the ANC and the Republic.…
By Thabo Mbeki There is a popular view that Winston Churchill once said, “History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.” However it would seem that what Churchill actually said, speaking at the British House of Commons on 23 Jan 1948, was, “For my part, I consider that it will be found much better by all Parties to leave the past to history, especially as I propose to write that history myself.” Whatever his exact words, Churchill’s comments drew attention to the important .
You will be disappointed, but not surprised, to know that this blog has only 13 loyal readers, down from the 54 who used to read in the past.…
The 2012 Constitution of the ANC provides that any member has a right to elect and to be elected to any structure of the ANC.…
Few people would disagree that Google is one of the most awesome places to work.…
At the risk of being labelled as blindly loyal, I am joining the discussion around the liability of the President for certain payment relating to upgrades at his residence.…
A few weeks back, Zama suggested that I get her Memoirs of a Born Free for her birthday which is on the 2nd or 3rd of August (I forget birthdays).…
The coalition of the former comrades and the September National Imbizo (SNI) in the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have had a good showing in the 2014 National Elections, as I had expected.…
2 April 2014, David Maimela Programme Director President of the NSRC and the National Executive of the NSRC Vice-Chancellor Prof Mandla Makhanya and other members of UNISA management Dean of Students, Prof LenkaBula Leadership student organisations represented here tonight Distinguished guests Ladies and gentlemen, .