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Woman in the Wings: Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma

ISBN 
9781776092567
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R200.00
Published 
September 2017
About the book: 
What kind of president will Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma be if she is chosen at the ANC’s December 2017 congress? She has been fairly media averse and hasn’t granted many interviews in the past few years, but taking a closer look at her history does provide some clues about the kind of leader she is.
 
In this book, journalist Carien du Plessis looks at Dlamini-Zuma’s early years, education and involvement in the struggle; her role as a cabinet minister under all four presidents of democratic South Africa; and her achievements as African Union Commission chairperson. 
 
The book considers her feminism and political philosophy; tracks her presidential ambitions and campaigning; and explores how her personal relationship with one of her most important backers, President Jacob Zuma, will influence her leadership.
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About the Author
David du Plessis has illustrated (and also written) a number of books for children. His sensitive, evocative illustrations of wildlife introduce young readers to the magic of nature.

David du Plessis het ’n aantal kinderboeke geskryf en geïllustreer. Sy sensitiewe, ontlokkende illustrasies van die natuurwêreld stel jong lesertjies aan die betowering van die lewe bekend.

 

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