“MP Corner” Blog Posts

MP Corner

How well do you know your MPs? MP Corner features blog entries from your favourite MPs who have agreed to "get personal". Find out how they got into politics and what their message is for you.

Mr Steve Swart - ACDP

July 27, 2013 (5 years, 9 months ago) — Comments

STEVE SWART, an African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) Member, is originally from Fish Hoek, Cape Town. He is married to Louise and has three children studying at the University of Stellenbosch. He studied for his BA and LLB degrees at the University of Stellenbosch, and was then admitted as an ...

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Mr Narend Singh - IFP

July 10, 2013 (5 years, 10 months ago) — Comments

NAREND SINGH was born on 5 September 1954 in Umkomaas, KwaZulu-Natal. This IFP member is married with two children and has two grandchildren.

Political Background: I completed my primary and secondary education at the Umkomaas Drift Primary and Naidoo Memorial School respectively. In 1971, I proceeded to the University of ...

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Mr Richard Mdakane - ANC

June 27, 2013 (5 years, 10 months ago) — Comments

RICHARD MDAKANE was born on 1 January 1955, in a town called Dundee (currently referred to as kwaThalane) in what used to be Natal.

Political Background: My mother was a domestic worker, and my father was a migrant worker. They used to work for a Scottish family. The family was ...

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