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Motlanthe

(məʊtˈlɑːntɛ)
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(Biography) Kgalema (Petrus) (ɡɑːˈlɛmə). born 1949, South African statesman: president (2008–09)
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Perhaps the least known of them all was Ivy Matsepe-Casaburri, who served as South Africa's acting President for all of 14 hours in September 2008 between Thabo Mbeki's resignation and Kgalema Motlanthe's ascension to power.
Late in October, I was invited by my dear friend Ambassador Charles Stith to join him, former Presidents Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania, Kgalema Motlanthe of South Africa and Kenya's veteran politician, Raila Odinga to participate in a forum on education in Johannesburg.
The Speakers' Forum, a structure that drives collaborative programmes of the South African Parliament and the Provincial Legislatures (under the banner of the South African Legislative Sector), established and mandated the HLP under the leadership former President Kgalema Motlanthe in January 2016 to assess the impact of legislation passed by Parliament and Provincial Legislatures since the advent of freedom and democracy in 1994.
The service heard South African singing and drumming and an address by Kgalema Motlanthe, South African deputy president, and Peter Hain MP, the veteran anti-apartheid campaigner.
The service heard South African singing and drumming and an address to the congregation by Kgalema Motlanthe, South African deputy president, and Peter Hain MP, the veteran anti-apartheid campaigner.
Prime Minister David Cameron, deputy president of the Republic of South Africa, Kgalema Motlanthe, and Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, the Most Reverend Desmond Tutu will all be among the congregation.
Kgalema Motlanthe, the country's deputy president and a member of Mandela's African National Congress, opened the proceedings with a speech describing how the former leader's death caused a ''sweeping feeling of sorrow'' around the world.
JOHANNESBURG (CyHAN)- South Africa's Deputy President, Kgalema Motlanthe is currently on a visit to the United Kingdom hoping to promote investment in South Africa, with special focus on the mining sector.
PRETORIA, Ramadan 15, 1434, Jul 24, 2013, SPA -- With a big vested interest in the stability of Zimbabwe, South Africa is keen that next week's election in its northern neighbour should fairly reflect the people's wishes, Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe said on Wednesday, according to Reuters.
South African Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe criticised the behaviour of Mandela's family and said that they should manage their affairs in a dignified manner.
South Africa's Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe chaired a meeting of leaders of mining companies, labor unions and the government's ministers of finance, labor and mineral resources on June 14, with a goal of bringing all of the parties together to work toward ensuring the sustainability of South Africa's mining industry.
Dakar - Les changements radicaux proposes par le budget de 2013/14 dans le secteur des assurances et des retraites au Kenya, la derniere reunion du vice-president, Kgalema Motlanthe avec les differents acteurs representant les mines de l'Afrique du Sud, la participation du president ivoirien Ouattara, a Libreville, a la 2eme edition de New-York Forum Africa, le probleme des ruptures intempestives du courant electrique a Niamey, au Niger, les pourparlers entre le gouvernement malien et les groupes armes Touaregs, et le souhait des autorites d'Arabie Saoudite de voir des pelerins etrangers et nationaux reporter le Hajj et la Omra, au cours de cette annee 2013, sont, entre autres, les principaux themes traites par les quotidiens africains de ce lundi.