Mr Godfrey Oliphant

National Assembly

Godfrey Oliphant

About Godfrey Oliphant

Mr Oliphant is currently serving as the Deputy Minister of Mineral Resources. He was born in Warrenton, Northern Cape. He is currently a member of Central Committee of the South African Communist Party and member of the Task Team of the African National Congress (ANC) in North West Province. He has been a Member of Parliament since 1994 and has served as Chairperson of the Portfolio Committees on Public Works, Science and Technology, Labour,as well as Mineral and Energy. He matriculated at Huhudi High School in the Vryburg area and went on to pursue studies in Economics. He has held various senior position with the tripartite alliance structures, including serving as Vice President of the Congress of South African Trade Union (COSATU). Source: (info.gov.za)

2018 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 2 meetings

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 3 meetings

2016 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 1 meeting

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Formerly

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

TRUSTS

Registration Number Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary Details Of Benefits
IT 665/2004 Boipelo Family Trust Both No benefits Yet
IT 394/2000 Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust Both No Benefits Yet

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton 4 Bedroomed Residential
Warrenton Empty Stand Residential
Warrenton 2 Adjacent plots Commercial
Warrenton 2 Adjacent Plots Farming
Warrenton Riverside Plot Farming
Rosebank 2 Bedroomed Flat (Residence)
Cape Town 2 Bedroomed Flat (Residence)

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolathe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

TRUSTS

Registration Number Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary Details Of Benefits
IT394/200 Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust Both No benefits yet
IT665/2004 Boipelo Family Trust Both No benefits yet

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton 4 Bedroomed Residential
Warrenton Empty stand Residential
Cape Town 2 Bedroomed Flat
Warrenton 2 Adjacent sites Commercial
Warrenton Riverside plot Farming
Rosebank 2 Bedroomed Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

TRUSTS

Registration Number Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary Details Of Benefits
IT665/2004 Boipelo Family Trust Both None - but investing into the Trust
IT 3974/2000 Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust Both

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton 4 Bedroomed Residential
Warrenton Empty stand Residential
Warrenton 2 Adjacent sites Commercial
Warrenton 2 Adjacent plots Farming
Warrenton Riverside plot Farming
Johannesburg 2 Bedroomed Flat
Cape Town 2 Bedroomed Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
CC[Deregistered long ago and resigned] Mushroom Human Capital Corporation
CC [Resigned in 2010] Miners and Diggers Investment Solutions
Private Co.[Long resigned and deregistered] Dikgatlhong Minerals

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Description Extent
Warrenton Empty site [Residential]
Warrenton Riverside plot [farming]
Warrenton Residential 4 Bedroomed
Warrenton 2 Adjacent plots [farming]
Warrenton 2 Adjacent plots [Commercial]
Cape Town Flat 2 Bedroomed
Rosebank Flat 2 Bedroomed

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton 4 Bedroomed Residential
Warrenton Empty stand Residential
Warrenton 2 Adjacent sites Commercial
Warrenton 2 Adjacent plots Farming
Warrenton Riverside plot Farming

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton 4 Bedroom Residential
Warrenton Empty Stand Residence
Warrenton 2 Adjacent sites Commercial
Warrenton 2 Adjacent plots Farming
Warrenton Riversite plot Farming

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Boipelo Family Trust
Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton 4 Bedrooms Residential
Warrenton +-40ha Farm Property

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Type of Business Directorship/Partnership
General Mining Letsema Mining
Diamond beneficiation Letsema Diamonds
Recruitment Letsema Placements
Diamond digging Slangheuwel Diamonds
Trust Boipelo Family Trust
Trust Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
General trading Miners & Diggers Investment Solution
[Resigned] Mushroom Human Capital

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton Small holding Farm House
Warrenton Small holding Farm House
Johannesburg Residential Flat
Warrenton Residential House
Cape Town Residential Flat

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

No Name of Company Nature Nominal Value
Unknown G Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust
100% Letsema Mining (Pty) Ltd Ordinary R1.00
100% Letsema Diamonds (Pty) Ltd Ordinary Unknown
76% Letsema Placement Team International (Pty) Ltd Ordinary Unknown
100% Slangheuwel Diamonde Recovery (Pty) Ltd Ordinary Unknown
100% Miner & Diggers Investment Solution Dormant

BENEFITS

Description Source
Unrestricted usage of company vehicle and payment of cellphone Letsema Placement Team International

SPONSORSHIPS

Extent Description Source
- Fifa Semi-final match (2) Old Mutual
- Fifa World Cup match (1) Telkom
- Fifa final match (1) MTN

Committee appearances

    No appearances found

Questions

    No questions found

Plenary appearances

  • Re-Examination Of Labour Relations Amendment Bill (Minister's Response) 24 Jun 2014

    Deputy Speaker, members have raised the issue of transformation in the mining industry as a major issue that needs to be looked at. Maybe what we should do is take members back to 2002, when this House passed the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, MPRDA, as major transformative legislation ...

  • No1048E 5 Jun 2013

    Chairperson, the hon member will remember that when we passed the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act in 2002, there was a programme that kicked in in 2004. In 2004 we drew up for ourselves a 10-year programme to ensure that living conditions, particularly of mineworkers, were improved, that we ...

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