CR17 Voices: Leaders the ANC need in this Phase

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CR17 Voices

The activism of the ANC among the motives forces should be a responsibility of members and leaders alike, informed by a coherent cadre policy that takes into account career-pathing among its activists. And wherever they are to be found, ANC cadres should act as the custodians of the principles of fundamental social change; winning respect among their peers and society at large through their exemplary conduct. …

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#CR17Siyavuma Facebook Discussions

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Siyavuma Facebook Discussions

As branches begin to discuss NEC nominations, what do you think are the three most important qualities required of an ANC leader at this moment in its history? This is what you said… #Siyavuma Facebook Discussions – what you’re saying on Facebook regarding the ANC, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and the current issues in South Africa. …

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Lessons from the life of Oliver Tambo to carry into our future

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Lessons we can learn from Oliver Tambo

In celebration of the centenary of the birth of Oliver Tambo on 27 October, we reflect on more lessons from the life and work of a man whose life was the epitome of great leadership. Tambo’s qualities included being an adept organiser, an accomplished intellectual, a master strategist and tactician, a source of inspiration, a force of example and a paragon of transformative virtue and revolutionary ethics. …

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Building the State

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Task: Building the state

The ANC has embarked on a journey of renewal, and resolved to work to regain the confidence of those who have become disenchanted and disillusioned with the movement. …

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CR17 Voices: The time has come for President Ramaphosa

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CR17 Voices

As the sun began to set on the last days of apartheid in South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa watched as a new era in our nation began to take shape. The dark days of apartheid were coming to an end and at the time, the young trade unionist had a vision for a country long strangled by oppression, a vision for prosperity for all, a vision for a united country, but most importantly at the time, Cyril Ramaphosa has a vision for the future of South Africa. …

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