Thabo Mbeki




Rise and fall of Thabo Mbeki

By Martin Plaut BBC Africa analyst Mbeki succeeded Nelson Mandela and led South Africa for a decade Thabo Mbeki was born into one of the leading families of the African National Congress. His father –…


Why Mbeki had to go

By Martin Plaut BBC Africa analyst Thabo Mbeki has been left with few friends in the upper ranks of the ANC The African National Congress’s decision to sack President Thabo Mbeki has been described by…



Mbeki Aids policy ‘led to 330,000 deaths’

Sarah Boseley, health editor Thursday 27 November 2008  The Aids policies of former president Thabo Mbeki’s government were directly responsible for the avoidable deaths of a third of a million people in South Africa, according…


Is Mbeki trying a comeback?

11 April 2016 By Mike Smith 11th of April 2016 What is with Thabo Mbeki lately? The media is full of his longwinded rubbish. It is as if this paranoid conspiracy dingbat of a former…


Thabo Mbeki – biography

Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki First name: Thabo Middle name: Mvuyelwa Last name: Mbeki Date of birth: 18 June 1942 Location of birth: Idutywa in Transkei, South Africa Synopsis: President of South Africa, first deputy president in…


Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki – timeline

Timelines Thabo Mbeki (1942 – ) Timeline Archives Thabo Mbeki (1942 – ) Timeline Historical Context to Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki 1932 Epainette Moerane (Ma Mofokeng Clan Name) Meets Govan Mbeki at Taylor Street Secondary School….