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Thabo (Mvuyelwa) . born 1942, South African politician: a member of the African National Congress (ANC); president of South Africa from 1999; deputy president of South Africa (1994--99)
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MANDELA LEGACYbrWhen Thabo Mbeki came to power, there were strong indications that he might name Ramaphosa Deputy President.
The two sides have earlier held one direct session in the presence of the African Mediation led by Thabo Mbeki .
The wide variety of contributors to The Thabo Mbeki I Know makes this book quite a varied feast, and it is notable that the former South African president does not entirely escape objective criticism.
NUP leader agreed recently with AUHIP chairman Thabo Mbeki on the need to meet the armed groups and to discuss the outstanding matters.
This is the first meeting between Al Habtoor and President Mbeki who is in Dubai to raise awareness about the work of the Thabo Mbeki Foundation in Africa.
En tant qu'Africains, nous nous devons d'agir de facon concertee afin de garantir que le reste du monde oo atterrissent ces sorties illicites aide a mettre un terme a cette saignee de ressources [beaucoup plus grand que], a rapporte Thabo Mbeki.
Even though Thabo Mbeki publicly voiced his outrage at being dismissed as president, he has since repeatedly denied that he has any intention of joining the breakaway party, despite the fact that the new faction is headed by his staunchest political supporters.
It's devastating news that President Thabo Mbeki is no longer the President of South Africa, but that is the action of the South African people," Zimbabwean state media reported him as saying in New York, where he is attending the UN general assembly.
SOUTH African President Thabo Mbeki has told his nation he has formally resigned, effective as soon as a new president is chosen.
SOUTH Africa's President Thabo Mbeki bowed to heavy pressure from his own party to resign, tossed to the sidelines of the economic powerhouse he built up as punishment for allegedly abusing his power in trying to quash a popular rival.
President Thabo Mbeki bowed to heavy pressure from his own party to resign for allegedly abusing his power in trying to quash a popular rival.
SOUTH African leader Thabo Mbeki yesterday agreed to resign as president.