Mr Derek Hanekom

Formerly: National Assembly

Derek Hanekom

About Derek Hanekom

Mr Hanekom served as the Minister of Tourism. Mr Hanekom was born 13 January 1953. He attended school at Jan van Riebeeck Secondary school and, after his compulsory conscription, traveled abroad. He worked for various organisations and on farms, factories and building sites. He returned to SA and practised farming for six years. He worked with the trade union movement in Johannesburg before being deported to Zimbabwe with his wife in 1987. He returned in 1990, and worked at the headquarters of the ANC, where he was responsible for policy formulation on land and agricultural matters. Source: (gov.za)

2019 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 1 meeting

2018 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 2 meetings

2018 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 3 meetings out of 3

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 0 meetings

2017 committee attendance as mp

94% attendance rate

Attended 47 meetings out of 50

2016 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 3 meetings

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Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Public Special Pension

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Non Profit Organisation Ahmed Kathrada Foundation

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R570.00 Beluga Vodka Russian Ambassador
R800.00 Framed Tapestry Limpopo Department of Economic Development
R130.00 Cabernet Sauv Ambassador Argentina
R500.00 Ceramic Plague Ambassador of Palestine
R900.00 Chinese Art Piece Chinese Minister of Arts
R550.00 Ceramic Ornament High Commissioner of India
R500.00 Minsk Kristall Vodka Belarus Ambassador
R600.00 Panther Ornament Stellenbosch
R900.00 N2 Rugby Jersey High Commissioner of New Zealand
R280.00 Catholic Ornament Palestine Minister of Tourism

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Johannesburg Residential Freestanding House
Cape Town Residential Apartment

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Special Pension Public

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
A K Saeed Perfumes R3 500

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 713sq.m. Kensington, JHB
Apartment 226sq.m. Sea Point, CPT

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Special Pension Public

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 713sq.m. Kensington, JHB
Apartment 226sq.m. Sea Point, CPT

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Special Pension Public

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
ASSAF Thermo electric cooler R3 999

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 2 000sq.m. Kensington, JHB
Flat 226sq.m. Sea Point

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Political Prisoners Exile Pension Public

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Source Description Value
German Minister of Education Display cabinet R1 600
Japanese Ambassador Sony Video camera R4 000
DOC - ICT Indaba Hauwei Media Ipad R4 000

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 2 000sq.m. Kensington, JHB
Flat 167sq.m. Sea Point

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Political Prisoner's Exiles Pension Public

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
House 2 000sq.m. Johannesburg
Flat 167sq.m. Sea Point

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Special Pension Public

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Residence 2000sq.m. Johannesburg
Flat 167sq.m. Sea Point

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Special Pension Public

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Tregoyd CC Was owner of property which has since been sold

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Residence 2 000 sq.m. Kensington, JHB

Committee appearances

  • 2018 Budget: Parliamentary Budget Office & FFC briefing 27 Feb 2018

    Mr D Hanekom (ANC) said the budget as presented was an excellent piece of work. However, there was scope for increasing the number of zero-rated items as a means of reducing its negative impact on the poor. The increase had to be minimally regressive; if at all regressive.
  • SARS Commissioner on Makwakwa; Symington & SARS intelligence unit 5 Dec 2017

    Mr D Hanekom (ANC) said questions from Members were either not answered or not satisfactorily answered during the previous meeting. He outlined the background of the Makwakwa matter and the suspicions around his re-instatement following his suspension in September 2016. There were payments on numerous occasions which could have been ...
  • SARS Commissioner on SARS Annual Report and Makwakwa 28 Nov 2017

    Mr D Hanekom (ANC) said he had similar concerns as those raised by Mr Lees and he asked what SARS did with the information provided by Hogan Lovells. This was a very serious matter, especially the depositing of vast amounts of cash into an ATM! He wanted clarity on the ...
  • Tax Ombud Annual Report; Insurance Bill: finalisation 22 Nov 2017

    Mr D Hanekom (ANC) pointed out the importance of ensuring that SARS was fulfilling its mandate. He wanted to know if one could say SARS was deliberately withholding refunds to taxpayers in order to boost its collection figures. If that was the case, it could explain the resentment and declining ...
  • Public Investment Corporation + Government Employees Pension Fund Follow Up Meeting, with Deputy Minister 14 Nov 2017

    Mr D Hanekom (ANC) noted that the PIC and GEPF had to serve their clients and members respectively. The developmental component of their mandates was also well-appreciated, and it included investments in SOEs. However, when SOEs’ conduct becomes counter-developmental, was it possible for PIC to put pressure so that they ...

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Science and Technology 31 Oct 2014

    NATIONAL ASSEMBLY FOR WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION NO 2188 DATE OF PUBLICATION IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER: 31 OCTOBER 2014 INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO 23-2014 “2188 Dr A Lotriet (DA) to ask the Minister of Science and Technology: With regard to the 24 institutions that were not awarded a rebate for ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Science and Technology 11 Sep 2014

    NATIONAL ASSEMBLY WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION NO. 05-2014 DATE OF PUBLICATION IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER: (25 JULY 2014) (INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO 05 – 2014) “627. Dr A Lotriet (DA) to ask the Minister of Science and Technology: 1) How many (a) international and (b) domestic hotel were made by ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Science and Technology 2 Sep 2014

    NATIONAL ASSEMBLY FOR WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION NO 704 DATE OF PUBLICATION IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER: 25 JULY 2014 INTERNAL PAPER NO. 6 - 2014 "704 Dr A Lotriet (DA) to ask the Minister of Science and Technology: 1) (a) Whether her department has implemented any of the recommendations contained in the ...

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Plenary appearances

  • Appropriation Bill 16 May 2013

    Chairperson and hon members, it is really difficult to respond when so much has been said. One thing that is clear to me, however, is that the members have really worked hard and prepared themselves for this debate. I am really impressed.

    It was difficult to absorb everything that everybody ...

  • Appropriation Bill 16 May 2013

    Hon Chairperson, hon members and ladies and gentlemen, science and technology are rarely the first things one thinks of when one talks about our major challenges as a nation, and few people fully appreciate the toil and investment that go into the generation of knowledge, discovery and invention.

    The National ...

All Plenary Appearances