Mamphela Ramphele


Respected businesswoman and anti-apartheid activist Mamphela Ramphele... News PhotoActivist,Adult,African National Congress,Anti-Apartheid,Business,Businesswoman,Domination,Horizontal,Johannesburg,Mamphela Ramphele,Political Party,Politics,Pretoria,Prison,South Africa,Speech,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPRespected businesswoman and anti-apartheid activist Mamphela Ramphele (L) delivers a speech on February 18, 2013 at the Women's Gaol on Constitution Hill in Johannesburg to launch a political party platform to challenge the ruling African National Congress (ANC). The former World Bank managing director and trained medical doctor, Ramphele has been vocal in criticising the ANC, which dominates politics. She called for profound economic restructuring following months of deadly wage-strikes in the mine and agriculture sectors. The party will contest the 2014 national elections. AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN (Photo credit should read STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images)