Kgalema Petrus Motlanthe (Northern Sotho pronunciation: [ˈkxɑ.lɪ.mɑ mʊ.ˈtɬʼɑ.n.tʰɛ];[1] born 19 Julie 1949) is a Sooth African politeecian wha served as Preses o Sooth Africae atween 25 September 2008 an 9 Mey 2009, follaein the resignation o Thabo Mbeki.[2]

Kgalema Motlanthe
Kgalema Motlanthe, 2009 World Economic Forum on Africa-1.jpg
Motlanthe at the Warld Economic Forum in Juin 2009
3rd Preses o Sooth Africae
In office
25 September 2008 – 9 May 2009
DeputeBaleka Mbete
Precedit biThabo Mbeki (as Preses)
Ivy Matsepe-Casaburri (as Actin Preses)
Succeedit biJacob Zuma
Deputy Preses o Sooth Africae
In office
9 Mey 2009 – 26 Mey 2014
PresesJacob Zuma
Precedit biBaleka Mbete
Succeedit biCyril Ramaphosa
Deputy Preses o the African Naitional Congress
In office
18 December 2007 – 18 December 2012
Precedit biJacob Zuma
Succeedit biCyril Ramaphosa
Secretar-General o the African Naitional Congress
In office
1997–2007
Precedit biCyril Ramaphosa
Succeedit biGwede Mantashe
Personal details
BornKgalema Petrus Motlanthe
(1949-07-19) 19 Julie 1949 (age 70)
Boksburg, Transvaal Province, Union o Sooth Africae
NaitionalitySooth African
Poleetical pairtyAfrican Naitional Congress
Spoose(s)Mapula Motlanthe (1976–2010)
Gugu Mtshali (2014-)
BairnsKagiso
Kgomotso
Nthabiseng
ReligionAnglicanism

ReferencesEedit

  1. Recordin o him takin the oath o office http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/7636151.stm
  2. "Zuma sworn in as SA's fourth democratic President". SABC. 9 May 2009. Retrieved 9 May 2009.