Mr Fezile Bhengu

National Assembly

Fezile Bhengu

About Fezile Bhengu

Maj. Gen. Fezile Bhengu was born 6 August 1954. He served as a Deputy Minister of Defence of the Republic of South Africa until May 11 2009. He also served as a Member of Parliament from 1994 to 2009 where he served as African National Congress Parliamentary Whip and was appointed as ANC Whip in the National Assembly on 2 October 2014 again. He was the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Works and the Portfolio Committee on Defence. He has been a member of the Joint Rules Committee and a parliamentary Programming Cluster Whip and Convenor.

Maj. Gen. Bhengu holds a B Juris from Fort Hare University. Maj. Gen. Bhengu had memberships at ANC Branch Executive Committee(BEC),Regional Executive Committee (REC) levels in Transkei and OR Tambo, where he served in the capacities of Secretary for the Transkei region. He was active in the ANC underground structures,the United Democratic Front (UDF) and as a Student. source: gov.za

2018 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 3 meetings out of 3

2017 committee attendance as mp

50% attendance rate

Attended 1 meeting out of 2

2016 committee attendance as mp

71% attendance rate

Attended 5 meetings out of 7

2015 committee attendance as mp

75% attendance rate

Attended 6 meetings out of 8

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

100% attendance rate

Attended 3 meetings out of 3

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Glacier

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company
Investments Sanlam - Glacier
Unit Trust FNB
Share Investments FNB

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
East London Normal Dwelling
Kokstad Normal Dwelling

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Glacier

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Sanlam
Multi Choice [Phuthuma Nathi]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
East LOndon Normal Dwelling
Kokstad Normal Dwelling

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Glacier

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Sanlam
Multichoice [Phuthuma Nathi]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Sunnyridge, East London Normal Dwelling
Kokstad Normal Dwelling

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Glacier

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company
Shares Sanlam
Shares Multichoice [Phutuma Nathi]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kokstad Normal Dwelling
Sunnyridge Dwelling

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Glacier [Sanlam]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company
Shares Sanlam
Shares Multi Choice [Phuthuma Nathi]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kokstad Normal Dwelling

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company
Shares Sanlam
Shares Phuthuma Nathi

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Kokstad Normal Dwelling House

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Tourism 15 Nov 2013

    (1) What are his department’s plans for tourism with regard to protected areas; (2) has his department identified priorities for tourism in areas like the Kruger National Park, Addo Elephant National Park and any other national parks; if not, why not; if so, what are the relevant details?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • Appropriation Bill 14 May 2013

    Mhlalingaphambili, kudla ngokuthiwa izinja ezikhonkotha ziginya kufuneka uzilumkele. [Chairperson, people like to say you must ignore dogs that bark with their mouths full of food morsels.]

    South Africa starts with us. It is not about what we are, but who we are. I've been taught that if you keep ...

  • Appropriation Bill 14 May 2013

    Thank you very much. We also spoke about crime that is affecting us. We are not running away from it; we are strengthening our ... [Interjections.] The reason why I'm saying these things is because this causes all the people who are reflecting on the South African situation to look ...

All Plenary Appearances