Thabo Mbeki

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Thabo Mbeki
Portrait o Thabo Mbeki
2nt Preses o Sooth Africae
In office
14 June 1999 – 24 September 2008
Depute Jacob Zuma
Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
Precedit bi Nelson Mandela
Succeedit bi Kgalema Motlanthe (as Preses)
Ivy Matsepe-Casaburri (as Actin Preses)
Deputy Preses o South Africa
In office
10 Mey 1994 – 14 Juin 1999
Servin with F. W. de Klerk
Until 30 June 1996
Preses Nelson Mandela
Precedit bi Office established
Succeedit bi Jacob Zuma
1st Chairperson-in-office o the Commonwealth o Naitions
In office
12 November 1999 – 2 Mairch 2002
Heid Elizabeth II
Precedit bi Poseetion established
Succeedit bi John Howard
Chancellor, Varsity o Sooth Africae
Assumed office
8 December 2016
Precedit bi Bernard Ngoepe
Personal details
Born (1942-06-18) 18 Juin 1942 (age 77)
Mbewuleni, Eastren Cape, Sooth Africae[1]
Naitionality Sooth African
Poleetical pairty African Naitional Congress
Spoose(s) Zanele Dlamini Mbeki
Bairns Monwabise Kwanda[2]
Alma mater Varsity o Lunnon
Varsity o Sussex
Signatur Signature o Thabo Mbeki

Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki[3] (Xhosa pronunciation: [tʰaɓɔ mbɛːkʼi]; born 18 Juin 1942) is a Sooth African politeecian wha served nine years as the seicont post-apartheid Preses o Sooth Africae frae 14 Juin 1999[4] tae 24 September 2008.[5] On 20 September 2008, wi aboot nine months left in his seicont term, Mbeki annoonced his resignation efter bein recawed bi the Naitional Executive Committee o the ANC,[6] follaein a conclusion bi judge C. R. Nicholson o improper interference in the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), includin the prosecution o Jacob Zuma for corruption.[7] On 12 Januar 2009, the Supreme Coort o Appeal unanimously owerturned judge Nicholson's judgment[8][9][10] but the resignation stuid.

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  1. Thabo Mbeki. 
  2. "Thabo Mbeki Timeline 1942–". 
  3. Office of the Deputy Executive President (13 September 1996). "Biography of Thabo Mbeki". ANC. Archived frae the oreeginal on 11 July 2007. Retrieved 21 July 2007. 
  4. The Presidency (14 October 2004). "GCIS: profile information: Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki, Mr". GCIS. Archived frae the oreeginal on 16 April 2007. Retrieved 27 November 2007. 
  5. "Cabinet bids farewell to Mbeki". SABC news. 25 September 2007. Archived frae the oreeginal on 29 September 2008. Retrieved 25 September 2008. His resignation came into effect at midnight. 
  6. "SA's Mbeki says he will step down". London: BBC News. 20 September 2008. Retrieved 21 September 2008. 
  7. "Full Zuma Judgment". News24. 13 September 2008. 
  8. "Judge Nicholson Red-carded by SCA". Mail&Guardian Online. 12 January 2009. 
  9. "National Director of Public Prosecutions v Zuma (573/08) [2009] ZASCA 1 (12 Jan 2009)" (PDF). South African Supreme Court of Appeal. 12 January 2009. 
  10. "Mbeki lashes out at lying politicians". IOL/The Star. 14 January 2009.