Mr Siyabonga Cwele

Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services for African National Congress (ANC) | Member for African National Congress (ANC)

Siyabonga Cwele

About Siyabonga Cwele

Dr Cwele holds an MBchB Medical Policy from the University of KwaZulu Natal and an MPhil in Economic Policy from the University of Stellenbosch. He has been a member of the ANC provincial Executive Committee in KwaZulu Natal since 1990; a Member of Parliament since 1994 and Member of the National Assembly since 1999. He served as Chairperson of the Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence and prior to his appointment as Minister of State Security, he served as Minister of Intelligence from 2008 to 2009.

Siyabonga Cyprian Cwele's plenary attendance record for Feb-Apr 2013 and 2012.

Committee appearances

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Plenary appearances

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Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of State Security — 11 Jul 2012

    2013. Mr D A Kganare (Cope) to ask the Minister of Labour: (1) How many farms were visited by labour inspectors in the 2012-13 financial year. (2) How many of these visits were follow-up visits. (3) What are the top five main issues that were identified by the labour inspectors ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of State Security — 25 Jun 2010

    NATIONAL ASSEMBLY WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION 976 INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER [No 8-2011] DATE OF PUBLICATION: 18 March 2011 976. Mr J H van der Merwe (IFP) to ask the Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform: 1) What percentage of (a) land in each province is in possession of or under ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of State Security — 22 Feb 2010

    NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Question No. 2345 For Written Reply DATE OF PUBLICATION IN THE INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER: FRIDAY, 20 NOVEMBER 2009 (INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO. 29-2009) NW3058E Mr T W Coetzee (DA) to ask the Minister of State Security 1. Whether, with reference to his reply to written Question 405 on ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of State Security — 2 Feb 2010

    - PARLIAMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA NATIONAL ASSEMBLY | | FOR WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION NO: 1584 DATE SUBMITTED: MR J SELFE (DA) TO ASK THE MINISTER OF CORRECTIONAL SERVICES (1) Whether her department organised or hosted (a) an imbizo, (b) a seminar, (c) conference and (d) any other function during the ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of State Security — 1 Feb 2010

    NATIONAL ASSEMBLY FOR WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION NO. 1086 DATE OF PUBLICATION IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER: 04 SEPTEMBER 2009 (interdepartmental transfer on 23 September 2009) (INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO. 14) Mr S J Masango (DA) to ask the Minister of Health: (1) Whether state hospitals’ physical structures meet the requirements for ...

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Minister's counterpart, Algeria 1 Silver fountain pen, 1 silver pen, 2 silver ceremonial swords, 1 Flag of Algeria, Book: the Algerian Navy and its Place in History ; Book: the Central Museum of the Army; Book: The Constructions Militaries Ottamanes; Book: Compagnons delutte Unknown
Secretary of Homeland Security [USA - Washington] Niman Dancers - Hopi crystal with wooden stand Unknown
Director of National Intelligence [USA - Washington] Crystal cup by Steuben Glass Unknown
Dr Sango [Angola] Brown leather desk folder; Delta fountian pen; White ceramic jeweler box Unknown
John O-Callaghan, SIS [British HC] Picnic basket by Fortum & Mason +- R500
DG: SISE Frame wooden statue with plaque [Minister's name] +-R300
HE Mr G L Jose - DG: SISE SISE plaque +-R200
HE Mr G L Jose - DG: SISE Framed photo of Delagation +- R100
HE Mr G L Jose - DG: SISE T-shirt +- R50
Minister of Interior, Maputo Book re: Mozambique; 3 bott Cashew Nuts +- R200
Counselor: Embassy of Cuba Habana Club +- R200
Mr Amrollah, Outgoing Iranian Representative Artwork framed +- R500
Emperors Palace - Peermont Hotels - Casinos - Resorts Bathrobe +- R300
Ghana High Commissioner Laphroaig Single Malt Scotch Whisky +- R1000
Amb. Angel Villa, Cuba Habana Club - Rum, Cuban shirt and Cuban cigars +- R500
Amb. Angel Villa, Cuba Brown leather photo album with photos of visit 12-14 July 2009, Maputo +- R200
Sergey Khrustalev Counselor: Embassy of Russia 2 x Vodka & Glenmorangie Single Malt Whiskey Unknown
Dr Sango [Angola] 1 Service Plate, 1 Brown leather wallet, 1 Brown leather belt, 1 Card and dice game Unknown

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 3 Bedroom Berea, Port Shepstone

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R30 000 9.5% Savula Investments Ordinary

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Minister's Counterpart - Cuba Shirt +-R500
British High Commission Picnic basket +-R500
Minister of Arts 2010 +-R100
The President of Algeria Painting Unknown
Algeria Painting +-R600
Ambassador of Russia Premium Russian Vodka +-R300
High Commission Cup with flag +-R50
Federation Blue ceramic jeweler box Unknown
Federation Framed portrait of Russia +-R300
+-R700 of Copper/Bronze Eland Mr Sergey Khrustalev, Councillor
Minister's Counterpart - DRC Portrait & wooden gold statue +-R700

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 3 Bedroom Berea

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R30 000 9.5% Savula Investments Ordinary

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Counterpart - China Painting -R1 000
Counterpart - Zimbabwe Look-a-Like Ostrich Egg +-R500
British High Commission, Pretoria Picnic basket with Xmas goods +-R700
Counterpart - Russia 3 Bott. of Vodka +-R1 300
Counterpart - China Ipad +-R13 000
Counterpart - China Portrait +-R500
Counterpart - Namibia Painting +-R500
Counterpart - Mozambique Painting +-R600

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 3 Bedrooms Port Shepstone

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
+-R30 000 9.5% Savula Investments Ordinary

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Prop 5 Corporation [Resigned] Private Co.

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
Smile Communications Fruit basket R300
4th Ordinary Session of Conference of Plenipotentiaries - Niger Decorative Traditional leather bags x 3 Unknown
4th Ordinary Session of Conference of Plenipotentiaries - Kenya Brown leather bag Unknown
4th ordinary Session of Conference of Plenipotentiaries - Chinese ITU Chinese Wall hanging scroll Unknown
4th Ordinary Session of Conference of Plenipotentiaries - Uganda Leather folder Unknown
Organisers of ATU Conference in Zimbabwe Adpal gladestone leather briefmaster R3 300
Altron Book "In Pursuit of a Dream" Bill Venter R250
Ambassador of Palestine Johnny6 Walker Black +-R1 000
Ambassador of Russia Russian vodka +-R1 000
Samsung Samsung Galaxy Tab 5 R5 500
Samsung Mont Blanc Star Walker Pen R4 718
Organisers of ATU Conference in Zimbabwe Samsung Galaxy S4 R7 000

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Houses x 2 3 Bedroomed House and 2 Bedroomed cottage Nqabeni Homestead