Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute
Annual Thabo Mbeki Africa Day Lecture 2013
- 2012 Lecture
Africa in the New World Order: Challenges & Opportunities
- 2011 Lecture
Consolidating Political Independence with Economic Transformation
- 2010 Lecture
Africa claiming the 21st century
"OAU/AU@50: Defining Africa’s Place in the 21st Century"
Date: 31 May 2013
Time: 19:00 - 20:30
Keynote speaker: HE Pedro Pires
Pedro Verona Rodrigues Pires, born 29 April 1934, was Prime Minister of Cape Verde from 1975 to 1991.
After the ruling African Party for the Independence of Cape Verde (PAICV) decided to institute multiparty democracy in February 1990, Pires was elected General Secretary and went on to become President of his party in 1997. He won in the 2000 elections and then again in 2006. He is current President of the Amilcar Cabral Foundation.
Note: The event is fully booked, listen to the Lecture Live on SAfm on 31st May 2013 from 19:00