Mr Godfrey Oliphant

Formerly: National Assembly

Godfrey Oliphant

About Godfrey Oliphant

Mr Oliphant served as Deputy Minister of Mineral Resources (2014 - 2019). He was born in Warrenton, Northern Cape. He is currently a member of the Central Committee of the South African Communist Party and member of the Task Team of the 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 positions with the tripartite alliance structures, including serving as Vice President of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU). Source: (info.gov.za)

2018 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 3 meetings

2017 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 3 meetings

2016 committee attendance as minister/deputy

Attended 1 meeting

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private POBPF to Sanlam

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
- Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust None Unknown
- Boipelo Family Trust None Unknown

TRUSTS

Name Of Trusts Trustee/Beneficiary Details Of Benefits
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust Boipelo Family Trust Self None

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Warrenton Residential House
Warrenton Residential House
Warrenton Business Commercial
Warrenton Agricultural Farming
Warrenton Agricultural Farming

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

TRUSTS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolathe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

TRUSTS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

TRUSTS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe Oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Gaolatlhe oliphant Family Trust
Boipelo Family Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company
Boipelo Family Trust
Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

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

LAND AND PROPERTY

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

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Sanlam Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

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

BENEFITS

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

SPONSORSHIPS

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

Committee appearances

All Committee Appearances

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 ...

  • No1589E 5 Jun 2013

    Hon Lorimer, this government cannot afford to do nothing when there are problems in the mining industry. [Applause.] We have to intervene, and this intervention of Migdett has worked very well for this country. This intervention has been lauded by the mining industry, the trade unions and the government. It ...

All Plenary Appearances