Mr Thamsanqa Simon China Dodovu

Member of the National Council of Provinces

Formerly: North West Provincial Legislature

Thamsanqa Simon China Dodovu

About Thamsanqa Simon China Dodovu

Mr Dodovu has an MSc in Urban Housing Management with the University of Lund in Sweden and a Masters in Public Administration with the University of Stellenbosch.

Prior to being appointed as an MP in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP - North West), Mr Dodovu was an MPL in the North West Provincial Legislature, where he served as the MEC for Local Government and Traditional Affairs.


Constituency Offices

Not associated with any constituency offices

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Former positions:

Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2021 committee attendance as mp

80% attendance rate (57 of 71 )

2020 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate (71 of 77 )

2019 committee attendance as mp

73% attendance rate (30 of 41 )

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.

The Chairperson said one of the focus areas of the Committee was on the municipalities, especially those where provincial governments ...

The Chairperson requested that the briefings focus only on key issues, as the meeting was a

The Chairperson greeted Members and informed them that the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) had been invited to the meeting. ...

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.

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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.

Hon Chairperson of the NCOP, hon Masondo, hon members in this plenary session, as we glide towards a full cycle of our programme, to our recess, amid the resurgence of ...

Hon House Chair and fellow Members of Parliament, the customary initiation in South Africa is an important cultural practice spooning many, many centuries. It is differently practiced by many communities ...

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


Type of Business Activity Directorship/Partnership in any Corporate Body







Value Description Source


Description of Property Location – Area Extent of the Property


Public/Private Source


Nature Name of Company Number of Shares Nominal Value


Description of Journey Sponsor


Description of Benefit Source


Extent Description of Assistance/Sponsorship Source of Sponsorship


Type of Business Name of Employer


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


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


Type of Business Activity Directorship/Partnership in any Corporate Body

Section 21 – Housing

Rebangwe Social Housing Ass.

Close Corporation CC

Central Bridge

Close corporation – Consulting

Majestic Heights Management


Aim 27 Foundation

SOE - Resigned

Rand Water Board

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

Nothing – New Company - Dormant

Majestic heights management


Description of Property Location – Area Extent of the Property

Residential House