Ms Elizabeth Thabethe

National Assembly

Elizabeth Thabethe

About Elizabeth Thabethe

Ms Thabethe is the newly appointed Deputy Minister of Tourism, having previously served as the Deputy Minister of Small Business Development. She was born on 26 September 1959 and had been a Member of Parliament since 1994. She completed a Certificate in Economics with University of South Africa (UNISA) and completed her advanced Diploma in Economics with the University of the Western Cape (UWC). She was a Co-coordinator of the East Rand Women’s League RTT structure, a member of the ANC National Parliamentary Caucus, Gauteng Provincial Whip and a House Whip from 1996 to 2004. She Chaired the Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs and Tourism between 2004 and June 2005, but was also a Member of the Committees on Labour and Trade and Industry. Source: (info.gov.za)

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 6 meetings

2016 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 3 meetings

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Currently

Formerly

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Distillers Pension

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Non profit organisation Kwaze-Kwasa Women For Development
Zonke Trust Kwathema Project Non profit organisation [Volunteer]
Non profit organisation Bertha Gxowa Foundation

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Desk ornament KOSGEB Sincan Directorate
Unknown Gold plate ornament President of the Chamber of Industry of the Industrial Zone
Unknown Ceremic plate with China/South Africa flags President Zuma at a State banquet for the President of China
Book on the histroy of the legislature " Presidency/Parliament
Unknown Pack of soft drinks Manager: ABI Corporate Affairs
Unknown Flight ticket, Accommodation and entrance to Jazz Festival Manager: ABI Corporate Affairs
Unknown Swarosky Cristral ornament & Laptop bag Indo-African Chamber of Commerce

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Description
Pretoria Land

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Distillers Pension

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
NGO Kwaze-Kwasa Women For Development
NGO [Volunteer] Zonke Trust Kwathema Project
NGO Bertha Gxowa Foundation

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Swiss chocolates Swiss Delegation - 16 Oct. 2014
Unknown Book: Paul Simon Graceland 25th Anniversary Edition Mr Ray Phiri
Unknown A tupperware serving dish gifted to DM during an annual meeting of SAWEN Ms Caroline Setseba
Unknown SAWEN Ikangezi Service Award SAWEN
Unknown Jenna Clifford Silver ornament spoon Ms Nana Ditodi
Unknown Hats Ms Thobeka Ndabula
Unknown Book: Celebrating 20 Years of Democracy ANC PBF
Unknown Woven handbag Malaysia delegation at Global Summit of Women 2015
Unknown Plate ornament Egyptian Regional Minister
Unknown Gold bird ornament & Baob necklace & earring set Minister of MSME India

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Description
Pretoria Land

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Distillers Pension

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
NPO Kwaze-Kwasa Women for Development
NPO Zonke Trust Kwathema Project
NPO Bertha Gxowa Foundation

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
" Glass vase, Angola Angola
" Traditional cloth Mr Turk
" Silver plate ornament Head of FIFA 2022 Organising Committee, Qatar
" Gold boat ornament Min. of Commerce and Industry, Qatar
" Kente material DM of Industry, Ghana
" Cow MEC of Economic Dev., Mpumalanga
" Bedding SAWEN member
" Portrait and framed photo Small business men
" Plate ornament Turkey Min. of Industry
" Glass vase
Unknown Tea pot set, Tunisia Tunisia
Unknown African portrait, DRC DRC
Unknown History of Maputo book Dep. Min of Industry
Unknown African portrait Min. of International Relations
Unknown African ornaments Ministry of Industry
Unknown Glass Vase Minister of Trade
Unknown African portrait Mr Chinedu Nebo
Unknown Refurbished cow skin mat and cushions SAWEN National Office

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Distillers Pension

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
Non profit organisation Kwaze-Kwasa Women for Development
Non profit organisation [Volunteer] Zonke Trust Kwathema Project
Non profit organisation Bertha Gxowa Foundation

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Aurecon Company profile booklet photo frame Aurecon CEO
Unknown Doll, Folder and Vuvuzela Aurecon CEO
Unknown Doll, Folder, Vuvuzela DM of Minerals, Kenya
Unknown Doll, fruit basket and candle holder DM of Economy in Kenya
Unknown Folder, card holder and photo frame CEO of Business Chamber in Kenya
Unknown Doll, fruit basket and candle holder Wife of CEO of Business Chamber in Kenya
Unknown Kenyan Yearbook 2011/2012 CEO of Business Chamber in Kenya
Unknown Equitorial Guinea Yearbook CEO of Business Chamber in Equitorial Guinea
Unknown Doll, fruit basket and candle holder DM of Economy in Equitorial Guinea
Unknown Folder, Card Holder and Photo frame CEO of Business Chamber in Equitorial Guinea
Unknown Doll, fruit basket and candle holder SA Ambassador in Equitorial Guinea
Unknown Folder, card holder and photo frame Dep. SA Ambassador in Equitorial Guinea
Unknown Traditional Equitorial Guinea cloth SA Ambassador in Equitorial Guinea

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Distillers Pension

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
NPO Kwaze-Kwwasa Women for Development
NPO [Volunteer basis] Zonke Trust Kwathema Project

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R500 Indian material Dep. Min. of Commerce [India]
+-R4 000 iPad Embassy of China
Unknown Artwork ornament Min of Economy [DRC]
Unknown Royal gown Minister of Economy [Cameroon]
Unknown Scarf x 2 Amb. in India
Unknown Honorary Award Indian Government
R250 Crafted ashtray Mthunzi Arts & Craft
R250 Cradle of human kind gift MEC Mahlangu

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Katlehong 6 Roomed House with outside rooms

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
India Mumbai 28-30 May 2011

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
No payment - Volunteer basis Development [Katorus]
Volunteer basis - No payment Zonke Trust - Kwa Thema project

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Photo frame Bilateral visit - DRC
R900 Iron Frame Bilateral visit - DRC
Unknown Box of non-valuable stones Bilateral visit - DRC
Unknown Box ofIndain herbs Bilateral visit - India

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Katlehong 6 Rooms with outside rooms House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Distillers Pension Fund

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
CBO Non-payment Kwaze-Kwasa Women for Development

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown World Cup Tickets Sasol; Engen and PetroSA

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Katlehong 6 Roomed House

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

    No questions found

Plenary appearances

  • Appropriation Bill 22 Jul 2014

    We have also re- established a permanent showroom in Atlanta, USA, showcasing home dcor lifestyle products from this beautiful country. The products displayed in our showroom are primarily produced by co-operatives and small businesses owned by women and men. We have also ensured that they represent our diverse culture and ...

  • Appropriation Bill 22 Jul 2014

    They are also too sharp. I apologise, and move on.

All Plenary Appearances