Mr Sihle Zikalala

Member of the National Assembly

Formerly: KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Legislature

Write a public message to this politician

Sihle Zikalala

Mr Sihle Zikalala on social media:

About Sihle Zikalala

Sihle Zikalala was appointed Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure as of March 2023.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Science. In 2017, he achieved a Bachelor of Administration Honours cum laude from the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Subsequently, Zikalala obtained a master's degree in commerce from the Graduate School of Business and Leadership in 2019. Before his redeployment to the National Parliament, he had been the Member of the Executive Council (MEC) for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs in KwaZulu-Natal and a Member of the Legislature in the province. He has held various leadership positions in the ANC; from 2016 to 2019, he served as the MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs in the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government.

He served as the 8th Premier of KwaZulu-Natal from 2019 until his resignation in 2022 and as the Provincial Chairperson of the African National Congress from 2015 to 2022.


Constituency Offices

Not associated with any constituency offices

Contact Details:

Current positions:

Former positions:

Public messages sent to this politician

Fetching the latest messages to Sihle Zikalala …

Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2023 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 14 meetings

2022 committee attendance as mp

0% attendance rate (0 of 1 )

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.

Mr S Zikalala (ANC) asked for the Minister’s position about basic electricity in the Western Cape.

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.

No questions found

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.

No appearances found