Leadership for Transformation since the Dawn of South Africa’s Democracy: An Insider’s View by Malegapuru Makgoba
After years in exile, Professor Malegapuru Makgoba returned to South Africa 29 years ago. He has served under four presidents and 25 ministers in various capacities, as well as taken a leading role in civil society. In his new book, Leadership for Transformation since the Dawn of South Africa’s Democracy: An Insider’s View, he reflects on his experiences of the past three decades, examining what has become of a country that was filled with hope in 1994 but now suffers rudderless political leadership, crime, corruption and rising inequality. In this excerpt, Makgoba outlines his own leadership odyssey – and the lessons to be learned.
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