1 May In September 20, , South Africa’s ruling party, the African National Congress, took the unprecedented step of dismissing Thabo Mbeki, the. Eight days in September: The removal of Thabo Mbeki, Frank Chikane: book review. No Thumbnail [%x]. View/Open. contemp_v37_n1_apdf. Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Jun 1, , Bhekithemba Richard Mngomezulu and others published Eight Days in September: The Removal of Thabo.

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I wish more insight into the decision making of South Africa’s government could be written about with such passion for the country. Although this book could not elucidate fully on the politics of the recall nor on the nature of Thabo Mbeki’s state of mind at the time, it has restored my belief that Mr Mbeki was a worthy President that did not deserve the treatment he received.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? How can they bring so much shame to ex-President Thabo Mbeki and defy the example set by their exemplary predecessors like Oliver Tambo, Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu. One person found this helpful.

This is a really scary book that I think should be read by every South African. Showing of 13 reviews. Share your thoughts with other customers. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Thanks to the Reverend for having the guts to share this awful experience with us.


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Read reviews that mention south africa south africans frank chikane thabo mbeki book gives great book anc political classified details. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Without taking away the subject matter and content, more so the fact that it captures the African continent and not just SA, elaborating on the SA constritution and governance overshadows the title, perhaps an alternative title would lf been more apt.

Just missing some detail, understandably so as some info classified! I appreciate reverent’s point of view. Gives a nice overview of the politics.

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Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Feedback If you need help or have a question for Customer Mneki, contact us. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. I am certain now that without him and his style of government we may well have found ourselves in a far worse situation today. I recommend this book to you and I hope to read Mbeki’s authorised biography removzl.

Download Book Review in Sesotho: In the case of Mbeki we will have to wait until intelligence records are declassified by the various countries which were involved in the matter’.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Yet, the story is told in such detail as to continue to evoke emotions – from the Preface to the last Chapter – leaving an involved and affected South African reader wondering about what might have really been the issue that led to the ANC – a widely trusted, supported liberation political organisation – to go the length that it did to remove Mbeki even as his government performance remained without fault up to that point in delivering on ANC policy as decided at various stages.


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The book is extremely repetitive, insubstantial, and quite honestly very boring. Read more Read less. Difficult going, remval am rempval, as an African Renaissance enthusiast, to understand more about Mbeki, his thinking, and also to have a fresh look at some South African undercurrents.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The challenge is say ‘the things I could not say’ in a responsible way that helps the country to move forward rather than backwards.

Eight Days in September by Frank Chikane

In many respects, South Thabp in general needed an insider’s perspective of what happened on that fateful and frightful week when the ruling party eventually and angrily turned on one of its own – a long serving member and dedicated cadre who previously served as deputy president to Nelson Mandela from toonly to succeed him in the next two general elections and during which he enjoyed an increased voter majority in the South Africa parliament and There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. But the discreteness about the factions behind the removal of Mbeki state secrecy swptember litigation aside made this a disappointing read.