Deputy President

Some articles on president, deputy president, deputy:

South African Presidential Election, 2008 - Resignation of Mbeki
... by parliament to serve as the interim president until the next general election must be either the Deputy President, the Speaker of Parliament, or a ... ANC president Jacob Zuma was not eligible as he did not hold any of those positions at the time ... Deputy President Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka was not supported by parliament, apparently due to her close ties to Mbeki and because her husband, Bulelani Ngcuka ...
Central Legislative Assembly - Presidents of The Assembly
... speaker) of the Assembly was called the President ... While the Government of India Act 1919 provided for the President to be elected, it made an exception in the case of the first President, who was to be appointed by the Government, and the ... Patel established the convention that the President would neither take part in debates nor vote, except to use his casting vote in favour of the status quo ...
History Of The African National Congress - Coming To Power - Signs of Strain
... crisis as Jacob Zuma, who was fired from his position as Deputy President of South Africa by Thabo Mbeki, faced corruption charges ... Complicating the situation was the fact that Zuma remained Deputy President of the ANC, and maintained a strong following amongst many ANC supporters, and the ANC's alliance partners ... In December 2005, Zuma was charged with rape and his position as Deputy President of the ANC was suspended ...
Malaysian Chinese Association - History - 2003–2008
... Ong Ka Ting, who was then a vice president succeeded Ling Liong Sik as president, while Chan Kong Choy succeeded Lim Ah Lek as deputy president ... party elections, Teams A and B ran on a united front, easily quashing the challenge by vice president Chua Jui Meng (for president) and secretary-general Ting Chew Peh (for deputy ... In early 2008, vice president and Health Minister Chua Soi Lek, a prominent Johor member, was involved in a sex scandal ...
Baleka Mbete - Deputy President
... On 20 September 2008, the African National Congress formally asked President Thabo Mbeki to resign as President of South Africa. 22 September, Mbete was speculated to succeed Mbeki as President, which would have made her the first female head of state in South Africa's history however, the ... On 23 September, Mbete was announced by the SABC to be the most likely candidate for Deputy President of South Africa following Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka's resignation from ...

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