Many words have been used to describe him: steadfast, resolute, and iconic. Comrade Toivo Ya Toivo possessed an incisive mind and unshakable spirit.
Kgalema Motlanthe was the Deputy President of South Africa from 2009-2014. He once served as President of South Africa from 2008 to 2009, completing the second term of Thabo Mbeki. Motlanthe is a former trade unionist and a member of the African National Congress' military wing Umkhonto we Sizwe.