Mr Thulas Nxesi

Member of the National Assembly

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About Thulas Nxesi

Mr Nxesi is currently serving as the Minister of Employment and Labour having previously served as the Minister of Public Works and Minister of Sport and Recreation. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Fort Hare obtained in 1983, a Bachelor of Education degree from Wits and a Higher Diploma in Education from UNISA. He taught at Ikusasa Senior Secondary School from 1985 to 1990. He has served as Assistant Secretary-General and Secretary-General of the South African Teacher's Union (SADTU) from 1990 to 1994 and 1994 to 2010 respectively. He was expelled from school several times for involvement in political activities. He was born on 01 January 1959. Source: (gov.za)

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Attendance of committee meetings:

2022 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 13 meetings

2021 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 16 meetings

2020 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 15 meetings

2019 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 12 meetings

2018 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 13 meetings

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 7 meetings

2017 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (1 of 1 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

67% attendance rate (2 of 3 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (1 of 1 )

2014 committee attendance as minister/deputy

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

Attended 0 meetings

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

100% attendance rate (1 of 1 )

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The Chairperson noted South Africa’s election to the United Nations (UN) Security Council (with 182 votes) as a major highlight ...

Note: Due to bereavement in the family, Mr T Nxesi (ANC) the Chairperson of the Committee was unable to attend ...

Questions asked to ministers:

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MINISTRY PUBLIC WORKS REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA Department of Public Works l Central Government Offices l 256 Madiba Street l ...

QUESTION 87. MR A M Figlan (DA) to the Minister (1) How many (a) international and (b) domestic flights were ...

PARLIMENTARY QUESTION FOR THE MINISTER QUESTION NUMBER 635 FOR WRITTEN REPLY IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY INTRODUCTION 1. The above mentioned ...

Plenary appearances:

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Chairperson,

in summary our priorities remain employment creation and preservation by leveraging government labour market tools, the labour market conducive to investment based on stability appropriate skills and employment incentives. ...

I have never

spoken about the EFF supporting this. IFP, NFP and the AIC for supporting the budget. I did not here the objection from the FF Plus. I request ...

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

N/A

N/A

N/A

NONE

Value Description Source

R2400.00

Jonnie Walker Blue Label Whiskey

Platinum Distributors

R1300.00

Vilafonte Red Wine

Platinum Distributors

Description of Property Location – Area Extent of the Property

Residential

Noordwyk, Midrand

1050 square metres

Residential

Midstream

1062 square metres

Homestead in Cedarville

Mvenyane

4050 square metres

Public/Private Source

Public

Political Office Bearers Pension

Nature Name of Company Number of Shares Nominal Value

N/A

N/A

NONE

N/A

Description of Journey Sponsor

N/A

NONE

Description of Benefit Source

N/A

NONE

Extent Source of Sponsorship Description of Assistance/Sponsorship

N/A

N/A

N/A

Type of Business Name of Employer

N/A

NONE

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

N/A

N/A

N/A

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

N/A

NONE

N/A

N/A

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

N/A

NONE

N/A

N/A

Type of Business Activity Directorship/Partnership in any Corporate Body

N/A

N/A

Value Description Source

R350.00

Coffee Beans

Ministry of Labour : (Brazil)

R1500.00

Framed Ornament

ILO Ivory Coast

R1000.00

Ivorian Cloth

ILO Ivory Coast

R1200.00

Cheque of R1200 .00

Cradock Ascension Church

R13 000.00

AbaThembu slaughtered a cow and a sheep to welcome the Minister

AbaThembu Kingdom-Qamata

Description of Property Location – Area Extent of the Property

Residential

Noordwyk, Midrand

1050 square metres

Residential

Midstream

1062 square metres

Homestead in Cedarville

Mvenyane

4050 square metres

Homestead in Maluti Township

Matatiele

1050 square metres

Public/Private Source

Public

Political Office Bearers Pension

Nature Name of Company Number of Shares Nominal Value

N/A

N/A

NONE

N/A

Description of Journey Sponsor

N/A

NONE

Description of Benefit Source

N/A

NONE

Extent Description of Assistance/Sponsorship Source of Sponsorship

N/A

N/A

N/A

Type of Business Name of Employer

N/A

NONE

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

N/A

N/A

N/A

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

NONE

N/A

N/A

N/A

Public/Private Source

Public

Political Office Bearers

Value Description Source

R1650.00

Shirt, tie and bathroom consumables. Token of appreciation on her retirement as a cleaner in the office.

Ms Deborah Malebane

R15 000.00

One hundred pairs of school shoes to donate to Bankies Primary School

Muyani Inc.

R100 000.00

Ten bicycles to donate to Bankies Primary School

MTN

R40 000.00

Rugby kit to donate to Bankies Primary School

South African Rugby Union

R2 900.00

Two tickets to Cape Town Jazz Festival

SA Lottery

R2 900.00

Two tickets to Cape Town Jazz Festival

Liberty Life

R2 900.00

Two tickets to Cape Town Jazz Festival

MTN

R2 900.00

Two tickets to Cape Town Jazz Festival

The Bass Lounge

R3 700.00

Two tickets to a soccer match

Super Sport

R3 950.00

Three tickets to a soccer match

Vodacom

R1 800.00

DUT synthetic leather bag

Durban University of Technology

R1 000.00

DUT Souvenier

Durban University of Technology

R800.00

Book by Themba Msukwini

Durban University of Technology

Description of Property Location – Area Extent of the Property

Residential

Noordwyk, Midrand

1050 m²

Residential

Midstream

1062 m²

Cedarville

Mvenyane

4050 m²

Homestead, Maluti Township, Homestead

Matatiele

1050m²

Source Public/Private

Political Office Bearers Fund

Public

Description Sponsor

SA Bid for 2023 Rugby World Cup

south African Rugby Union

2023 Rugby World Cup Announcements

South African Rugby Union

25th Anniversary Celebrations

Education International

Cape Verde Bafana Bafana Match

SAFA

Source Description Value

Sascoc (04 July 2017)

Sports Gear

R7800

Athletics South Africa

Sports Gear

R10620.00

SAB

Match Tickets (Carling Cup)

R4000.00

SARU

Rugby Match Tickets

R9200.00

Cricket SA

Cricket Match Tickets

R8000.00

Supersport

Soccer Match Tickets

R8000.00

Arts

Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets

R30 000.00

Old Mutual

Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets

R30 000.00

MTN

Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets

R30 000.00

Vodacom

Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets

R30 000.00

AEEI

Cape Town Festival Tickets

R30 000.00

Description Extent Location

Residential

1050m2

Noordwyk, Midrand

Residential

1062m2

Midstream

Source Public/Private

Political Office Bearers Fund

Public

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

SADTU Investment Trust

Investment Holding

Tembisa Careers Trust

Educational

Mvenyane Community Trust

Community Trust

Lona Foundation

Youth Empowerment

Source Description Value

SARU

SA Rugby Goody Bag with Tie, Notebook and Pen

R600

SASCOC

1 Tracksuit, 1 Staduim Jacket, 2 Training Shirts, 1 T-Shirt, 1 Golf Shirt, 2 Caps, 1 pair Nike shoes, 1 Travel Bag

R7800

Sedgars Sport

Sport Tracksuit in South African Colours

R550

Athletics South Africa

1 Tracksuit, 1 pair running shoes, 3 pairs socks, 1 spike bag, 1 laptop bag, 2 pairs of shorts, 2 golf shirts, 3 T shirts, 1 suitcase

R10620

SAB

Carling Cup Match Tickets

R4000

SARU

SA Rugby Tie

R300

SARU

Rugby Match Tickets

R9200

Cricket South Africa

1 T-Shirt and 1 Tie

R600

SAFA

Flight to Cape Verde Accommodation in Cape Verde Sports Bag, 2 T-shirts, 1 Tracksuit, 1 Pair of Shorts, Dri-Mac and 1 pair of socks

R160 000

SARU

Flights to, Accommodation and Meals in London: SA Bid for 2023 World Cup

R108 700

SARU

SA Rugby Tie

R300

Supersport

Soccer Match Tickets

R8000

Mr

Financial Contribution (For home coming of son)

R10 000 R10 000 R20 000

Vodacom Dept of Arts

Cape Town Jazz Festival Tickets Festival Tickets

R9000 R9000

World- Anti doping Agency

Golf Shirt

R450

SASCOC

Golf Shirt

R500

Supersport

Post Budget Vote Lunch

R50 000

Mr Zinzile Nxesi

Three Sheep towards the homecoming of my son

R5100

SASCOC

Bafana Bafana Kits: Tracksuits and Shorts

R6450

SARU

Tracksuit

R1750

MIB Sport

Sport Tracksuit

R550

Description Location

Residential

Midstream

Residential

Noordwyk, Midrand

Source Public/Private

Momentum [POBPF]

Public

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Sadtu Investment Trust

Investment Holding Co.

Tembisa Careers Centre

Educational

Mvenyane Community Trust

Community Trust

Lona Foundation For youth Emplowerment

Youth empowerment

Source Description Value

DIEGO

Cape Town International Jazz Festival tickets

R9 000

Vodacom

Cape Town International Jazz Festival tickets

R9 000

Description Extent Location

Residential

1 050sq.m.

Noordwyk, Midrand

Residential

1 062sq.m.

Midstream Estates

Source Public/Private

Momentum

Private

Details Of Benefits Trustee/Beneficiary Name Of Trusts

None

Youth

Lona Foundation

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

SADTU Investment Trust

Investment Holding Co.

Tembisa Careers Centre/Trust

Educational

Mvenyane Community Trust Community Trust

Source Description Value

Vodacom

Tickets to Standard Bank Arena Joy of Jazz

R19 800

Chinese Ambassador

iPad

R6 999

Department of Arts and Culture

Tickets to Cape Town Jazz Festival

R16 000

Department of Arts

Tickets to Standard Bank Arena Joy of Jazz

R35 800

Description Extent Location

Residential

1 050sq.m.

Noordwyk

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

SADTU Investment

Investment Holding

Tembisa Care Centre

Educational [Dormant]

Founder Member of Mneniyane Education Trust

Help fund extra classes for Maths, Science students in the village

Description Value Source

DVD : Long walk to freedom

R169

Mr A Singh

Chess board set

R2 200

SA Marine Safety Authority

Helmet; Desktop clock

R240

SA Council for Architectural Profession

Whisky

R2 000

Balmain pen set

R450

Deloitte

Tea container

R1 500

Chinese

Description Extent Location

House

Normal

Midrand

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

SADTU Investment

Investment Holding

Tembisa Care Centre

Educational [Dormant]

Founder Member of Mneniyane Education Trust -

To help fund extra classes for Maths, Science students in the village

Source Description Value

Chauke

Icicine circle desk fridge - Model no. /811

Unknown

Vice Min. of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development

A treasure album

Unknown

SA Graduates Development Association

Photo sward certificate frame

Unknown

MTN

Tickets

Unknown

MTN

Tickets to Annual Cape Town International jazz Festival [5-6 April 2013]

R3 812.00 [excl. VAT]

Property Sector Council

eBook Reader

Unknown

Description Extent Location

House

Normal

Midrand

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

SADTU Investment Trust

Investment Holding Co.

Tembisa Career Centre

Educational [Dormant]

Source Description Value

Old Mutual

Walking stick

R1 000

Embassy

Book

R360

Old Mutual

Dinner

R5 000

Source Description Value

NERPO

Short horn bull

R1 200

Gray Town

Blanket

R350

Gray Town

Ship

R1 000

Arts

Jazz Festival ticket

R3 000

Stay in at Western Hotel Cape Town

R2 600

Glenfiddich Scotch whisky

Unknown

Korea Embassy

2 x bott. Whisky

Unknown

Republic

Book

R300

SA Geospatial Forum

Sihold

Big & medium trolley bag

R400

Description Extent Location

Residential house

1 050sq.m.

Noordwyk, Midrand

Residential site

1 000sq.m.

Maluti, Matatiele

Residential site

1 000sq.m.

Cedarville

Homestead

4 000sq.m.

Mvenyane Village, Matatiele

Description Sponsor

Air ticket from JHB - Upington [return]

N Mbetha

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business

Tembisa Careers Centre

Education Service [Dormant]

Source Description Value

NK Mbetha [Friend]

12 x 1 Whiskies

R4,000

M Shikwambane [Friend]

12 x 1 Whiskies

R4,200

N Mbetha

Air ticket [JHB-Upington - return]

R5,038

DIRCO

2010 World Cup tickets: Opening match

Old Mutual

Fifa World Cup: Durban quarter final

SASOL

Fifa World Cup ticket - Cape Town - quarter final

DIRCO

Fifa World Cup ticket: FNB - Closing

-

LOC

Fifa World cup ticket - Rustenburg quarters

Description Extent Location

House - Erf 130

3 Bedroom

Noordwyk

House - Site

Open site

Cedarville

House - Site

Open site

Matatiele