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Trevor Manuel

Trevor Andrew Manuel is a South African politician, currently serving in the Cabinet of South Africa as Minister in the Presidency in charge of the National Planning Commission. Previously he was the Minister of Finance from 1996 to 2009, during the presidencies of Nelson Mandela, Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe; he was one of the country's longest-serving finance ministers. In May 2009, he was re-assigned to head up a National Planning Commission by President Jacob Zuma shortly after the latter's inauguration. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Former Fidentia curator facing R10m claim
2014-07-07
It says this is another blow to the 61-yearold Gihwala, former chairman of law firm Hofmeyr Herbstein & Gihwala and former legal adviser to Trevor Manuel, after the High Court declared him a 'delinquent director' unfit to sit on company boards. Last ...
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    France 0 Germany 1: Player ratings as Man Utd target nets winner
    2014-07-04
    By Trevor Murray Friday 4 July 2014, 19:19 UK ... Manuel Neuer (Man of the Match) Looked comfortable between the posts – France didn't quite have the clear-cut chances they wanted to threaten him, but he still stood up to whatever they threw at them.
    (The Sport Review)
    1. France v Germany Odds : World Cup free bets, Germany 4/1, France 3/1

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    Report warns world's fragile oceans pushed to point of collapse
    2014-06-24
    Canada is represented on the commission by former prime minister Paul Martin, who was asked to be part of the initiative by commission co-chair Trevor Manuel, the former finance minister of South Africa. A group of humpback whales form in a circle ...
    (The Globe and Mail)
    1. Fuel subsidies 'drive fishing industry's plunder of the high seas'
    2. Report warns world's oceans at point of collapse
    3. The High Seas Are Like a Failed State: Ocean Rescue Commission

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    A Sona without heart and soul
    2014-06-19
    It was 1996 and that comment still follows him around: “I insist on governing…. I insist on the right not to be stampeded into a panic decision by some amorphous entity … called the market”. And yes, Trevor Manuel was punished by the very same ...
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      POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Great expectations as Zuma addresses the nation
      2014-06-17
      Former finance minister Trevor Manuel gave evidence last week and was cross-examined by interested parties. Mr Mbeki is scheduled to follow him, so he could appear this week. The commission has been holding hearings with the top politicians who were ...
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        Trevor Manuel rejects arms deal claims
        2014-06-12
        FILE PICTURE: Former minister in the Presidency Trevor Manuel. Picture: AFP / Stephane de Sakutin. Former finance minister Trevor Manuel on Thursday rejected claims he had said there were problems with the arms deal but they would not be uncovered.
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        1. Madiba was pro-arms deal, says Trevor Manuel
        2. Manuel defends controversial arms deal
        3. Manuel denies wrongdoing comment claim

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        Manuel takes arms deal stand
        2014-06-11
        Former Finance Minister Trevor Manuel is set to take the hot seat later on Wednesday at the inquiry into the multi-billion rand arms deal. Manuel joins a list of former cabinet ministers who are testifying at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry. Meanwhile ...
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        1. Manuel to testify at arms commission
        2. Parliamentary response haunts Lekota
        3. Arms deal was affordable: Lekota

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        Arms deal 'handled professionally'
        2014-06-09
        He also reported to a committee of ministers involving then defence minister Joe Modise, former finance minister Trevor Manuel, former trade minister Alec Erwin, and former public enterprises minister Stella Sigcau. President Jacob Zuma appointed the ...
        (Independent Online)
        1. Arms negotiator willing to talk

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        D-day for Kasrils at Seriti Inquiry
        2014-06-06
        Earlier this week, a spokesman for the inquiry said Jayendra Naidoo --government's chief negotiator in the arms deal -- was scheduled to appear on June 9, followed by former defence minister Mosiuoa Lekota the next day. Trevor Manuel -- who was ...
        (eNCA)
        1. Kasrils at arms deal commission
        2. Ronnie Kasrils at Seriti Inquiry
        3. LHR calls for fairness at arms deal inquiry

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