Adv Bongani Thomas Bongo

Member of the National Assembly

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Bongani Thomas Bongo

About Bongani Thomas Bongo

Adv Bongo previously served as the Minister of State Security.

To learn more about this Member, read his blog.

Constituency Offices

Not associated with any constituency offices

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Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2022 committee attendance as mp

16% attendance rate (5 of 32 )

2021 committee attendance as mp

21% attendance rate (12 of 57 )

2020 committee attendance as mp

88% attendance rate (30 of 34 )

2019 committee attendance as mp

59% attendance rate (19 of 32 )

2018 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 0 meetings

2018 committee attendance as mp

70% attendance rate (23 of 33 )

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 2 meetings

2017 committee attendance as mp

81% attendance rate (60 of 74 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

77% attendance rate (58 of 75 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

82% attendance rate (60 of 73 )

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

69% attendance rate (38 of 55 )

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

What they said in committee meetings:

What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

Adv B Bongo (ANC) stated that he supported the nomination of Mr Glen Mashinini.

Referring to the DHA's contingent liability. the Minister recalled that the Chairperson and Mr Roos had accompanied the then Chairperson ...

Dr Motsoaledi congratulated the Chairperson on his appointment and Ms M Modise (ANC) for being appointed as the Chief Whip. ...

Questions asked to ministers:

What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

In view of the Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan that was announced by the President, Mr M C Ramaphosa, which ...

Whether his department has considered the installation of (a) panic buttons, (b) CCTV cameras and (c) an intercom system to ...

Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

House Chair, hon Minister, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, hon Deputy Minister, Mr Njabulo Nzuza, Chairperson of the IEC, Mr Glen Mashinini, Acting CEO represented by Ms Modise, I stand on behalf ...

Chairperson and hon members, I quote:

During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this struggle of the African people. I have fought against white domination, and I have fought ...

Declaration of interests

What are declaration of interests?

Annually, MPs are required by parliament to register their financial interests and gifts received in their official capacity. Due to the significant influence of the role that MPs take on, there may be times when their personal or business interests become in conflict with the duty prescribed to them as elected officials representing the public interest. You can see what interests your MPs declared here.
Name of State Entity Details of Contract and Management thereof Value of Contract Period of Contract

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Directorship/Partnership in any Corporate Body Type of Business Activity

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Nature Name of Company Number of Shares Nominal Value

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Description of Journey Sponsor

Attending Council Meetings as member of the Executive

University of Limpopo

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Type of Business Name of Employer

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Value of any Benefits derived Name of Organisation Type of Business Activity

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Details of all benefits derived Name of Trust Trustee/Beneficiary Registration Number

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Value of Contract Period of Contract Details of Contract and Management thereof Name of State Entity

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Type of Business Activity Directorship/Partnership in any Corporate Body

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Nature Name of Company Number of Shares Nominal Value

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Description of Journey Sponsor

Attending Council Meetings as member of Executive

University of Limpopo

Description of Benefit Source

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Extent Description of Assistance/Sponsorship Source of Sponsorship

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Type of Business Name of Employer

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Value of any Benefits derived Name of Organisation Type of Business Activity

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Name of Trust Trustee/Beneficiary Registration Number Details of all benefits derived

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Description of Journey Sponsor

Member of command U.L, end of term December

U.L

Description Sponsor

Travelling to Council meeting

University of Limpopo

Description Sponsor

Travel and accommodation

University of Limpopo as Council Member [No remuneration]

Description Extent Location

Residential

680sq.m.

Nelspruit

Description Sponsor

Paid for travel and accommodation

University of Limpopo

Description Extent Location

Residential

680sq.m.

Nelspruit

Source Public/Private

Office of Premier

Public

Source Description

University of Limpopo

Travel & accommodation paid for attendance of Council meetings

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Inyameko Trading

[Dormant]

Description Extent Location

Residential

680sq.m.

Nelspruit