Address by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe to the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU)I am deeply honoured to have been invited to join you as you mark a significant historical milestone in the history of this great trade union movement - the 25th anniversary of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU).
01 December 2010
Address by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe on the occassion of the Department of Basic Education’s breakfast with businessI would like to thank you very much for accepting the invitation to this ground-breaking occasion where the Department of Basic Education meets private sector entities supporting education, which is our number one national priority.
29 November 2010
Speaking Notes by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe during the Kenya-SA Business Seminar Breakfast Meeting under the Theme: “Doing business in Kenya & South Africa”, Nairobi, KenyaI am glad that both South African and Kenyan business have decided to get together to pursue mutual business interests. South Africa and Kenya have enjoyed good relations over the years, especially starting from 1994.
26 November 2010
Closing statement by Deputy President Motlanthe at the conclusion of the 4th session of the South Africa-China Bi-National Commission, Cape TownIt has been a great pleasure to have received His Excellency Vice President Xi Jinping and his delegation for this 4th Session of the South Africa-China Bi-National Commission.
17 November 2010
Toast remarks by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe during the official visit by Vice President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China, Cape TownOn behalf of the government and the people of South Africa, I am privileged to extend the warmest welcome to you and members of your delegation from the People’s Republic of China. Relations between South Africa and China have been growing stronger and stronger since 1998 when our countries formally established diplomatic ties.
16 November 2010
Address by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe during the 1860 Legacy Foundation Gala Dinner, Cape TownIt gives me great pleasure to be here with you on this highly significant day to mark the 150th Anniversary of the arrival of the Indian community in South Africa.
15 November 2010
11 November 2010
Keynote address by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe at the launch of Ray Alexander-Simons Museum and Heritage Square, Gugulethu, Cape TownI am much pleased to address this historic gathering aimed at honouring the memory of one of the greatest revolutionaries in the history of our nation’s fight for liberation, comrade Ray Alexander-Simons.
06 November 2010
03 November 2010
Address by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe during the University of Venda Fundraising Campaign, Gallagher Estate, MidrandI greet you all in my capacity as the Chancellor of the University of Venda and as the Deputy President of the Republic. My interest in the success of this dinner is two-fold. As government we have five strategic priorities which guide our work for the current term of office. These are: education; health; rural development; economic growth and job creation; and fighting crime and corruption.
29 October 2010