Being a fellow Xhosa, Mandela thought that Mbeki was likely to continue his legacy and ensure the ANC survived a Zulu onslaught from the Inkatha
Freedom Party (IFP).
As apartheid crumbled, Zuma returned to South Africa and played a key role in countering the powerful Inkatha
Freedom party in the south-east of the country where he had grown up.
In the early '90s, he uncovered the payment of bribes by the segregationist National Party government to members of the Inkatha
Freedom Party for sabotaging the talks with Nelson Mandela's African National Congress to bring an end to apartheid.
Why in the Kabuki-style theatre that is South African politics, do the ANC, EFF, and Inkatha
, that purport to speak on behalf of the disenfranchised, pretend they do not have this power?
The delegation will consist of one Member of Parliament from the African National Congress, the Democratic Alliance and the Inkatha
Finally, I show how some of these youths were mobilized by Inkatha
during the war against the African National Congress in Johannesburg--often to the revulsion of older men who abhorred their socially harmful, thuggish violence, which spiralled uncontrollably along migrant routes.
With EFF and IFP [the more conservative, Zulu-dominated Inkatha
There is, for example, only a brief treatment of the relations among the Natal African Christian leaders and the Zulu royal family that led to the emergence of Inkatha
founded the Inkatha
Freedom Party, a South African political party?
Along with KwaZulu's chief minister, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, and the Inkatha
Freedom Party, he repeatedly threatened to sabotage the landmark 1994 election.
The police handling of the Meyiwa case drew sharp criticism on Tuesday, including from the opposition Inkatha
Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, who leads South Africa's Inkatha
Freedom Party, wants the headdress that belonged to his grandfather King Cetshwayo sent back to his homeland.